Jewels: The New York Sale

Christie's
22 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 22.04.2009

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A CORAL, RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE...

A CORAL, RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE
A CORAL, RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE Designed as five strands of graduated pink coral beads, alternately spaced by ruby bead and pavé-set diamond rondelle spacers, joined by a diamond-set bar clasp, mounted in 18k white

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS
A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS Of girandole design, each suspending three pear-shaped rose-cut diamonds, from an openwork circular-cut diamond scrolled plaque, with a pear-shaped rose-cut diamond drop and marquise-cut diamond, to the collet-set diamond surmount

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A DIAMOND WRISTWATCH, BY BLANCPAIN

A DIAMOND WRISTWATCH, BY BLANCPAIN
A DIAMOND WRISTWATCH, BY BLANCPAIN Designed as a circular-cut diamond band, the center panel opening to reveal a watch, with mechanical movement, the rectangular cream dial with black baton chapters and hands, within a polished platinum surround, mounted in

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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AN ENAMEL, DIAMOND AND MULTI-GEM LION BROOCH, BY DAVID WEBB ...

AN ENAMEL, DIAMOND AND MULTI-GEM LION BROOCH, BY DAVID WEBB
AN ENAMEL, DIAMOND AND MULTI-GEM LION BROOCH, BY DAVID WEBB Designed as a textured 18k gold crouching lion, with pear-shaped cabochon emerald eyes and a white enamel and polished gold mane and body, extending a polished gold tail

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND 'WING' EAR CLIPS, BY JE...

A PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND 'WING' EAR CLIPS, BY JEAN SCHLUMBERGER, TIFFANY & CO.
A PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND 'WING' EAR CLIPS, BY JEAN SCHLUMBERGER, TIFFANY & CO. Each set with a cultured pearl, measuring approximately 10.85 mm, within a pear-shaped diamond and polished 18k gold

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A ROCK CRYSTAL AND GOLD ELEPHANT PENDANT NECKLACE, BY DAVID ...

A ROCK CRYSTAL AND GOLD ELEPHANT PENDANT NECKLACE, BY DAVID WEBB
A ROCK CRYSTAL AND GOLD ELEPHANT PENDANT NECKLACE, BY DAVID WEBB Suspending a hammered 18k gold elephant, set with a faceted rock crystal back, from an 18k gold spiral and open link chain, mounted in 18k gold, 22 ins. Pendant signed

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A CAT'S EYE CHRYSOBERYL AND GOLD BROOCH, BY TIFFANY & CO

A CAT'S EYE CHRYSOBERYL AND GOLD BROOCH, BY TIFFANY & CO.
A CAT'S EYE CHRYSOBERYL AND GOLD BROOCH, BY TIFFANY & CO. Designed as a sculpted 18k gold cat's face, set with cat's eye chrysoberyl eyes, with pendant hoops for suspension Signed Tiffany & Co

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A SET OF ONYX, DIAMOND AND HEMATITE "PESCE" JEWELRY, BY BULG...

A SET OF ONYX, DIAMOND AND HEMATITE "PESCE" JEWELRY, BY BULGARI
A SET OF ONYX, DIAMOND AND HEMATITE "PESCE" JEWELRY, BY BULGARI Comprising a brooch, of triangular outline, designed as a stylized onyx and hematite fish, set with circular-cut diamond fins and a collet-set diamond eye; and a pair of

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A SUITE OF SAPPHIRE AND GOLD JEWELRY, BY GUCCI

A SUITE OF SAPPHIRE AND GOLD JEWELRY, BY GUCCI
A SUITE OF SAPPHIRE AND GOLD JEWELRY, BY GUCCI Comprising a hinged choker of crossover design, set at the front with a textured 18k gold dome, the left half set with graduated circular-cut sapphires, to the textured gold tapered band, terminating in an

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A RETRO CITRINE, RUBY, DIAMOND AND GOLD BROOCH, BY JE CALDWE...

A RETRO CITRINE, RUBY, DIAMOND AND GOLD BROOCH, BY J.E. CALDWELL & CO.
A RETRO CITRINE, RUBY, DIAMOND AND GOLD BROOCH, BY J.E. CALDWELL & CO. Designed as a feather, extending pear-shaped rose-cut citrines, each joined by a cabochon ruby to the polished gold stem, trimmed with a line of calibré-cut

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A RETRO SAPPHIRE, DIAMOND AND GOLD "LUDO" BRACELET, BY VAN C...

A RETRO SAPPHIRE, DIAMOND AND GOLD "LUDO" BRACELET, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
A RETRO SAPPHIRE, DIAMOND AND GOLD "LUDO" BRACELET, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Designed as a flexible gold brick-link band, to the circular-cut sapphire and diamond foliate buckle clasp, with a circular-cut sapphire bar terminal

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A GOLD AND DIAMOND BRACELET WATCH, BY DAVID WEBB, ROLEX

A GOLD AND DIAMOND BRACELET WATCH, BY DAVID WEBB, ROLEX
A GOLD AND DIAMOND BRACELET WATCH, BY DAVID WEBB, ROLEX Centering upon a circular and single-cut diamond and 18k gold rosette plaque, opening to reveal a watch, of nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance, the cream

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A SET OF EMERALD BEAD, DIAMOND AND ONYX JEWELRY

A SET OF EMERALD BEAD, DIAMOND AND ONYX JEWELRY
A SET OF EMERALD BEAD, DIAMOND AND ONYX JEWELRY Comprising a necklace, the front designed as a series of graduated fluted emerald beads, each spaced by black enamel and 18k gold links, centering upon a circular-cut diamond panel, to the fluted emerald

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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AN ART DECO ROSE QUARTZ, SAPPHIRE AND ENAMEL DESK CLOCK, BY ...

AN ART DECO ROSE QUARTZ, SAPPHIRE AND ENAMEL DESK CLOCK, BY CARTIER
AN ART DECO ROSE QUARTZ, SAPPHIRE AND ENAMEL DESK CLOCK, BY CARTIER Of nickel-finished lever movement, 15 jewels, the cream circular dial with black Roman numerals and gold hands, within a blue enamel and gold bezel, accented by

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A GROUP OF ART DECO DIAMOND AND ENAMEL ACCESSORIES, BY CAR...

A GROUP OF ART DECO DIAMOND AND ENAMEL ACCESSORIES, BY CARTIER
A GROUP OF ART DECO DIAMOND AND ENAMEL ACCESSORIES, BY CARTIER Comprising a compact, centering upon a black enamel square plaque set with rose-cut diamond initials, "BWG", on a white enamel and gold striped case, enhanced at the edges by

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A "ROYAL BLACK DIAMOND" FOUNTAIN PEN, BY MONTBLANC

A "ROYAL BLACK DIAMOND" FOUNTAIN PEN, BY MONTBLANC
A "ROYAL BLACK DIAMOND" FOUNTAIN PEN, BY MONTBLANC The 18k white gold pen with a pavé-set treated black diamond barrel, the cap enhanced by a circular-cut diamond star and cap ring accented with a treated black diamond double band, the 18k gold nib

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A TURQUOISE AND GOLD NECKLACE

A TURQUOISE AND GOLD NECKLACE
A TURQUOISE AND GOLD NECKLACE Designed as a tapered 18k gold wirework bib necklace, decorated at the front with pear-shaped cabochon turquoise, 15 ins

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS
A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS Each bezel-set with a circular-cut diamond, mounted in platinum and gold

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A DIAMOND BRACELET, BY CARTIER

A DIAMOND BRACELET, BY CARTIER
A DIAMOND BRACELET, BY CARTIER Designed as a double-row openwork circular-cut diamond band, joined by circular-cut diamond spacers, mounted in 18k gold, 6¾ ins. Signed Cartier, France, no. 32145

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A DIAMOND RING

A DIAMOND RING
A DIAMOND RING Centering upon a circular-cut diamond, weighing approximately 5.71 carats, within a circular-cut diamond bombé surround, mounted in 18k gold

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A SINGLE-STRAND PEARL, DIAMOND AND EMERALD NECKLACE

A SINGLE-STRAND PEARL, DIAMOND AND EMERALD NECKLACE
A SINGLE-STRAND PEARL, DIAMOND AND EMERALD NECKLACE Of fifty-four graduated pearls, measuring from approximately 6.50 to 9.48 mm, joined by a circular-cut diamond and emerald clasp, mounted in white gold, 17¾ ins. With report 1102533969 dated 22

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A PAIR OF RETRO CITRINE AND DIAMOND CLIP BROOCHES

A PAIR OF RETRO CITRINE AND DIAMOND CLIP BROOCHES
A PAIR OF RETRO CITRINE AND DIAMOND CLIP BROOCHES Each centering upon a reddish-orange oval-cut citrine, within a graduated pear-shaped citrine surround, with collet-set diamonds, enhanced by circular and square-cut diamond scrolling geometric

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A RETRO DIAMOND, RUBY AND GOLD TASSEL NECKLACE, BY VAN CLEEF...

A RETRO DIAMOND, RUBY AND GOLD TASSEL NECKLACE, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
A RETRO DIAMOND, RUBY AND GOLD TASSEL NECKLACE, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Designed as a twin snake chain, the front set with two circular-cut diamond and calibré-cut ruby bombé barrel links, suspending a four-strand tassel with gold

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$25,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A DIAMOND, RUBY AND SAPPHIRE "HAWAII" BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF &...

A DIAMOND, RUBY AND SAPPHIRE "HAWAII" BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
A DIAMOND, RUBY AND SAPPHIRE "HAWAII" BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Designed as a bouquet of circular and oval-cut diamond, sapphire and ruby flower blossoms, each centering upon a circular-cut ruby or diamond pistil, to the

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A SUITE OF COLORED DIAMOND JEWELRY

A SUITE OF COLORED DIAMOND JEWELRY
A SUITE OF COLORED DIAMOND JEWELRY Comprising a necklace, designed as series of foliate links set with light yellow marquise-cut diamonds, each within a circular-cut diamond surround, suspending a pendant of similar design; and a pair of ear pendants en suite

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A COLORED DIAMOND RING

A COLORED DIAMOND RING
A COLORED DIAMOND RING Set with a cut-cornered modified rectangular-cut fancy yellow diamond, weighing approximately 14.57 carats, flanked on either side by a half-moon diamond, mounted in platinum and gold With report 5101605119 dated 9 March 2009 from the Gemological

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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A SUITE OF RUBY AND DIAMOND JEWELRY, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE ...

A SUITE OF RUBY AND DIAMOND JEWELRY, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE
A SUITE OF RUBY AND DIAMOND JEWELRY, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE Comprising a necklace, designed as an articulated fringe of flower blossoms, each centering upon a circular-cut diamond pistil, extending oval-cut ruby petals, with circular-cut

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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AN ART DECO DIAMOND, EMERALD AND ONYX BRACELET

AN ART DECO DIAMOND, EMERALD AND ONYX BRACELET
AN ART DECO DIAMOND, EMERALD AND ONYX BRACELET Of geometric design, the tapered pierced old mine-cut diamond band, centering upon a series of seven graduated bezel-set old European-cut diamonds, alternately spaced by oval cabochon emeralds, bordered by

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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AN ART DECO NEPHRITE, SAPPHIRE AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE, BY...

AN ART DECO NEPHRITE, SAPPHIRE AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE, BY CARTIER
AN ART DECO NEPHRITE, SAPPHIRE AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE, BY CARTIER The rectangular nephrite case, with red enamel and cabochon sapphire geometric hinges, mounted in gold, circa 1920, 3 3/8 x 2¼ x ½ ins., in its original Cartier

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Apr 2009

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AN ART DECO DIAMOND BROOCH

AN ART DECO DIAMOND BROOCH
AN ART DECO DIAMOND BROOCH Designed as an openwork geometric plaque, centering upon an old European-cut diamond, flanked on either side by an old European and single-cut diamond circle, each set with a square-cut diamond vertical band, mounted in platinum, circa 1930, with

Lot #: 36

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

Date: 22 Apr 2009