Auction 15.10.2002

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 15.10.2002

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A PAIR OF SILVER CANDELABRA, BY NARDI

A PAIR OF SILVER CANDELABRA, BY NARDI Each with a square base designed as a stepped plinth, with sculpted and textured feet, supporting a fluted cylindrical stem with sculpted leaf design, extending seven curving branches of foliate motif, each with detachable sconces, a scrolling foliate detail and

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A SILVER TURKEY TABLE ORNAMENT

A SILVER TURKEY TABLE ORNAMENT The silver wirework turkey with overlapping textured silver feathers, extending a polished and sculpted silver head, beak and neck, with polished and sculpted silver feet, mounted in sterling silver, 18 x 15 x 12 ins., 3816 grams

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A DIAMOND, EMERALD, RUBY AND SAPPHIRE CUFF BRACELET

A DIAMOND, EMERALD, RUBY AND SAPPHIRE CUFF BRACELET The spring band composed of sculpted polished gold geometric links, enhanced at the top by a cabochon sapphire, emerald and ruby, with circular-cut diamond double chevron spacers, mounted in 18k white and yellow gold, 2 ins. diameter

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF GEM-SET AND GOLD BANGLE BRACELETS

A PAIR OF GEM-SET AND GOLD BANGLE BRACELETS Each sculpted and fluted gold spring band enhanced at the top by three heart-shaped diamond motifs, within a cabochon ruby, emerald or sapphire boule surround, each enhanced by diamond collets, mounted in 18k gold, each 2 1/8 ins. diameter (2

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A DOUBLE-STRAND PERIDOT AND GEM-SET NECKLACE

A DOUBLE-STRAND PERIDOT AND GEM-SET NECKLACE Each strand composed of graduated peridot beads, alternately spaced by polished gold beads, joined by a carved emerald, seed pearl and sapphire clasp, mounted in 18k gold, 24¾ ins

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF PERIDOT, AMETHYST AND DIAMOND EAR CLIPS, BY LILLIAN H. OSTERGARD

A PAIR OF PERIDOT, AMETHYST AND DIAMOND EAR CLIPS, BY LILLIAN H. OSTERGARD Each set with a buff-top oval-cut peridot, enhanced at the cardinal points by pear-shaped diamonds, with marquise-cut amethyst trim, mounted in gold Signed LHO for Lillian H. Ostergard

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM EAR PENDANTS, BY BULGARI

A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM EAR PENDANTS, BY BULGARI Each suspending a series of graduated circular-cut diamond and polished gold sculpted links, spaced by cabochon peridot, tourmaline and citrine accents, mounted in 18k gold, in a Bulgari black leather case Signed Bulgari

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A THREE-STRAND AQUAMARINE, SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE

A THREE-STRAND AQUAMARINE, SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE Each strand composed of a series of graduated carved and fluted aquamarine beads, spaced at regular intervals by sapphire rondelles, joined by a rose-cut diamond sculpted clasp, mounted in white gold, 16 ins. The total weight of the

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$15,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A SET OF SILVER CULTURED PEARL AND GEM-SET JEWELRY

A SET OF SILVER CULTURED PEARL AND GEM-SET JEWELRY Comprising a pair of ear clips, each silver cultured pearl, measuring approximately 12.50 mm, within a circular-cut pink sapphire, sapphire and yellow diamond stylized petal surround; and a ring en suite, mounted in 18k oxidized white gold The

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A DIAMOND, PINK SAPPHIRE AND SAPPHIRE RING

A DIAMOND, PINK SAPPHIRE AND SAPPHIRE RING Of bombé design, set to the top with two circular-cut pink sapphire and sapphire pear-shaped motifs, to the pavé-set diamond shoulders and polished oxidized white gold hoop

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A CITRINE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, BY OSCAR HEYMAN & BROTHERS

A CITRINE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, BY OSCAR HEYMAN & BROTHERS Designed as a pavé-set diamond and oval-cut citrine bird in flight, with a polished gold beak and a cabochon ruby eye, extending pavé-set diamond and oval-cut diamond openwork wings and tail, enhanced by polished gold trim, mounted in platinum

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$15,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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AN AMUSING GROUP OF THREE GEM-SET TORTOISES

AN AMUSING GROUP OF THREE GEM-SET TORTOISES Comprising a sculpted and textured 18k gold tortoise, with cabochon ruby eyes, a carved rhodonite shell, enhanced by vari-cut cabochon turquoise and textured gold trim; a sculpted and textured 18k gold tortoise, with cabochon emerald eyes, and a

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A DIAMOND, YELLOW BERYL AND GOLD "DAHLIA" WATCH BRACELET, BY JEAN...

A DIAMOND, YELLOW BERYL AND GOLD "DAHLIA" WATCH BRACELET, BY JEAN SCHLUMBERGER, TIFFANY & CO. Designed as a series of seven fluted and sculpted gold dahlia flowerheads, each centering upon a bombé pavé-set yellow beryl or diamond pistil, the center pistil opening to reveal a watch, of

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A DIAMOND, PINK SAPPHIRE AND TOURMALINE BROOCH

A DIAMOND, PINK SAPPHIRE AND TOURMALINE BROOCH Designed as a pavé-set yellow diamond and pink sapphire orchid, extending pavé-set green tourmaline leaves with pavé-set yellow diamond veining and a yellow diamond stem, terminating in an oval-cut pink sapphire, the pavé-set diamond and yellow diamond

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$12,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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AN INDIAN DIAMOND, EMERALD AND ENAMEL NECKLACE

AN INDIAN DIAMOND, EMERALD AND ENAMEL NECKLACE Designed as an openwork bib set with table-cut diamonds within foiled surrounds, suspending a graduated emerald bead fringe, to the polychrome enameled reverse decorated with red, green and white floral motifs, and adjustable green cord, mounted in

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$12,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A DIAMOND, RUBY AND HARDSTONE BLACKAMOOR BROOCH, BY NARDI

A DIAMOND, RUBY AND HARDSTONE BLACKAMOOR BROOCH, BY NARDI The carved hardstone blackamoor wearing an etched rose gold turban enhanced by circular-cut ruby accents and an oval-cut garnet surmount, with circular-cut ruby ear pendants and a tunic of similar design, accented by cultured pearl and

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A MULTI-GEM AND CARNELIAN BLACKAMOOR BROOCH, BY NARDI

A MULTI-GEM AND CARNELIAN BLACKAMOOR BROOCH, BY NARDI The carved carnelian blackamoor wearing a circular-cut diamond, ruby and emerald turban, and a similarly-set textured gold tunic with square-cut ruby trim, mounted in 18k gold, in a Nardi red velvet case Signed Nardi

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A TOURMALINE AND DIAMOND RING, BY BUCCELLATI

A TOURMALINE AND DIAMOND RING, BY BUCCELLATI Set with a rectangular-cut green tourmaline, within a three-tiered textured gold and circular-cut diamond surround, to the shoulders of similar design and textured white gold hoop, mounted in 18k white and yellow gold Signed Buccellati

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$6,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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AN EMERALD DRESS SET

AN EMERALD DRESS SET Comprising a pair of cuff links, each double-link set with a cabochon emerald, joined by a gold swivel-link; and four shirt studs en suite, mounted in 18k gold Cuff links numbered N5 The total weight of the emeralds is approximately 24.90 carats (5

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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AN AMETHYST AND DIAMOND RING, BY PAOLO COSTAGLI

AN AMETHYST AND DIAMOND RING, BY PAOLO COSTAGLI Set with a cushion-cut amethyst, weighing approximately 20.25 carats, to the circular-cut diamond shoulders, mounted in platinum and gold With jeweler's mark for Paolo Costagli

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A RUBELLITE TOURMALINE AND COLORED DIAMOND RING, BY PAOLO COSTAGLI

A RUBELLITE TOURMALINE AND COLORED DIAMOND RING, BY PAOLO COSTAGLI Set with a cushion-cut rubellite tourmaline, weighing approximately 10.72 carats, to the circular-cut yellow diamond shoulders, mounted in platinum and gold With jeweler's mark for Paolo Costagli The yellow diamonds have not been

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM EAR HOOPS, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE

A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM EAR HOOPS, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE Each composed of a series of barrel-shaped pavé-set tsavorite garnet beads, spaced by pavé-set pink sapphire, sapphire, yellow sapphire and amethyst rondelles, with pavé-set diamond rondelle accents, mounted in oxidized 18k white gold With

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL AND LABRADORITE EAR HOOPS

A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL AND LABRADORITE EAR HOOPS Each carved rock crystal hoop, decorated with a series of carved labradorite moon faces, to the gold clip

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND, PINK AND GREEN SAPPHIRE EAR PENDANTS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND, PINK AND GREEN SAPPHIRE EAR PENDANTS Each drop-shaped pavé-set pink sapphire pendant, decorated with circular-cut green sapphire swirled lines, enhanced by a circular-cut diamond cap, suspended by a similarly-designed surmount, mounted in white gold The total weight of the pink

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$4,500

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A BELLE EPOQUE BLUE SPINEL AND DIAMOND RING, BY GILLOT & CO.

A BELLE EPOQUE BLUE SPINEL AND DIAMOND RING, BY GILLOT & CO. Set with a cushion-cut blue spinel, weighing approximately 8.11 carats, to the tapering single-cut diamond pierced shoulders with engraved detail, mounted in platinum, circa 1910 Signed Gillot & Co. With certificate 0203495 dated 2 April

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND BRACELET, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

A TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND BRACELET, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Composed of a series of nine cabochon turquoise, each flanked vertically by circular-cut diamond palmette motifs, alternately-set by smaller cabochon turquoise and circular-cut diamond foliate spacers, mounted in gold, 6¼ ins., in a Van Cleef

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$14,000 - US$18,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND EAR CLIPS, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

A PAIR OF TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND EAR CLIPS, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Each centering upon an oval cabochon turquoise, within a circular-cut diamond foliate surround, mounted in gold, in a Van Cleef & Arpels brown suede case Signed Van Cleef & Arpels N.Y., no. 37748

Lot #: 36

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND RING, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

A TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND RING, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Of bombé design, centering upon an oval cabochon turquoise, to the openwork circular-cut diamond foliate half-hoop, mounted in gold, in a Van Cleef & Arpels brown suede case Signed VCA for Van Cleef & Arpels, no. 37509

Lot #: 37

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A DIAMOND AND GOLD BRACELET

A DIAMOND AND GOLD BRACELET Composed of a series of textured and sculpted rectangular-shaped links, enhanced by circular-cut diamond accents, spaced by circular-cut diamond and fluted gold arch links, mounted in gold, 8¼ ins

Lot #: 38

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 15 Oct 2002

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A GOLD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

A GOLD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Composed of graduated sections of polished gold festoons, gathered by polished gold spacers, the front enhanced by circular-cut diamonds, mounted in 18k gold, 14½ ins., with French assay mark Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, no. 84600A4

Lot #: 39

Estimate: US$8,500 - US$10,500

Date: 15 Oct 2002