Magnificent Jewels

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 11.12.2019

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A SUPERB BELLE ÉPOQUE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

A SUPERB BELLE ÉPOQUE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING Cabochon sapphire of 30.14 carats, old-cut diamonds, platinum, ring size 5 ¾, circa 1915 SSEF, 2019, report no. 109511: 30.145 carats, Kashmir, no indications of heating, accompanied by an Appendix letter stating that the sapphire is exceptional AGL

Lot #: 453

Estimate: US$3,500,000 - US$5,500,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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'THE DUPONT RUBY' AN EXQUISITE RUBY, EMERALD, DIAMOND AND NATURAL PEARL BROOCH

'THE DUPONT RUBY' AN EXQUISITE RUBY, EMERALD, DIAMOND AND NATURAL PEARL BROOCH Cushion mixed-cut ruby of 11.20 carats, rectangular and trapezoid-shaped emerald, French, old and marquise-cut diamonds, pearls, platinum and 18k gold, 2 5/8 ins. AGL, 2019, report no. 1104074: 11.20 carats, Classic

Lot #: 452

Estimate: US$3,500,000 - US$5,500,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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'THE DUPONT EMERALD' AN IMPORTANT BELLE ÉPOQUE EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING...

'THE DUPONT EMERALD' AN IMPORTANT BELLE ÉPOQUE EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING, TIFFANY & CO. Modified rectangular step-cut emerald of 9.11 carats, old-cut diamonds, platinum, ring size 6, circa 1920, signed Tiffany & Co., brown Tiffany & Co. case AGL, 2019, report no. 1104075: 9.11 carats, Classic

Lot #: 451

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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A PAIR OF FINE ART DECO DIAMOND CLIPS, CARTIER

A PAIR OF FINE ART DECO DIAMOND CLIPS, CARTIER Old-cut diamonds of 5.40, 4.79, 3.27, 2.87, 2.60, 2.60, 2.58 and 2.10 carats, smaller old and baguette-cut diamonds, platinum (French marks), each 1 ¾ ins., circa 1925, each signed Cartier 'Paris', maker's marks, each no. L4077

Lot #: 448

Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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A SUPERB COLORED DIAMOND RING

A SUPERB COLORED DIAMOND RING Fancy vivid yellow round brilliant-cut diamond of 30.00 carats, 18k gold, ring size 6 GIA, 2019, report no. 2201282443: 30.00 carats, Fancy Vivid Yellow, natural color, VS1 clarity, excellent polish and symmetry

Lot #: 395

Estimate: US$1,400,000 - US$2,000,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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AN IMPORTANT SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

AN IMPORTANT SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING Oval mixed-cut saphire of 16.72 carats, circular-cut diamonds, platinum, ring size 6 SSEF, 2019, report no. 108644: 16.723 carats, Kashmir, no indications of heating, 'Royal Blue' AGL, 2019, report no. 1104183: 16.72 carats, Kashmir, heat enhancement: none

Lot #: 293

Estimate: US$1,400,000 - US$2,400,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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COLORED DIAMOND RING

COLORED DIAMOND RING Fancy vivid blue round-cornered rectangular modified brilliant-cut diamond of 3.07 carats, platinum, ring size 6 GIA, 2019, report no. 5201277441: 3.07 carats, Fancy Vivid Blue, natural color, VVS1 clarity, Type IIb

Lot #: 228

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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A UNIQUE PAIR OF DIAMOND AND RUBY 'BEATS PRO' HEADPHONES, GRAFF

A UNIQUE PAIR OF DIAMOND AND RUBY 'BEATS PRO' HEADPHONES, GRAFF Circular-cut diamonds and rubies, white leather, platinum, 7 ½ ins. (adjustable), signed Beats Pro

Lot #: 209

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS

RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS Oval mixed-cut rubies of 6.24 and 6.03 carats, oval brilliant-cut diamonds of 1.55, 1.52, 1.18, 1.18, 1.03 and 1.00 carats, platinum and 18k gold, 1 3/8 ins. AGL, 2019, report no. 1102084 A and B: 6.24 and 6.03 carats, Burma, heat and insignificant to minor clarity

Lot #: 220

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$200,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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CORAL, DIAMOND AND MULTI-GEM RAMS HEAD BANGLE BRACELET, CARTIER

CORAL, DIAMOND AND MULTI-GEM RAMS HEAD BANGLE BRACELET, CARTIER Coral plaques and navette-shaped beads, baguette and circular-cut diamonds, circular and baguette-cut emeralds, marquise-cut rubies, seed pearls, gold, expandable, circa 1955, signed, no. 228 (indistinct) Provenance Mrs. Barbara 'Babe

Lot #: 165

Estimate: US$120,000 - US$180,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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A SENSATIONAL ART DECO DIAMOND SAUTOIR, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

A SENSATIONAL ART DECO DIAMOND SAUTOIR, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Old, single, baguette, square and shield-shaped diamonds, platinum (French marks), neckchain 31 ½ ins., tassel 6 7/8 ins., neckchain may be separated into smaller segments and worn as bracelets, choker and a pendant, 1928, signed Van Cleef

Lot #: 173

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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EMERALD, DIAMOND AND ZIRCON CLIP-BROOCH, JAR

EMERALD, DIAMOND AND ZIRCON CLIP-BROOCH, JAR Cushion-cut blue zircon, circular-cut emeralds, single-cut diamonds, 18k gold and blackened gold (French marks), 1 ½ ins., signed JAR, 'Paris', pink JAR case

Lot #: 142

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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AN IMPORTANT DIAMOND RING

AN IMPORTANT DIAMOND RING Rectangular-cut diamond of 24.13 carats, trapezoid-shaped diamond, platinum, ring size 8 GIA, 2019, report no. 13040789: 24.13 carats, D color, Flawless clarity, excellent polish, excellent symmetry, Type IIa

Lot #: 145

Estimate: US$2,000,000 - US$3,000,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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ART NOUVEAU ENAMEL, GLASS, DIAMOND AND AQUAMARINE PENDANT NECKLACE, RENÉ...

ART NOUVEAU ENAMEL, GLASS, DIAMOND AND AQUAMARINE PENDANT NECKLACE, RENÉ LALIQUE Molded greenish blue glass and enamel, marquise-cut diamonds, lozenge and pear-shaped aquamarines, gold, pendant may be detached and worn as a brooch, neckchain 21 ½ ins., pendant-brooch 3 ins., circa 1905, signed

Lot #: 151

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$250,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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A RARE ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL, DIAMOND AND MULTI-GEM 'MYSTERY' CLOCK, CARTIER

A RARE ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL, DIAMOND AND MULTI-GEM 'MYSTERY' CLOCK, CARTIER Octagonal rock crystal dial, blue, black and white enamel, onyx, rose-cut diamonds, circular cabochon turquoise, 18k gold (French mark), mechanical movement, key is deficient, circa 1925, 3 3/8 x 5 3/8 x 1 5/8 ins., signed

Lot #: 137

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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A WHIMSICAL ENAMEL AND GOLD 'PINOCCHIO' CHARM BRACELET, CARTIER

A WHIMSICAL ENAMEL AND GOLD 'PINOCCHIO' CHARM BRACELET, CARTIER Variously-colored enamel charms depicting Disney's Pinocchio, the Blue Fairy, Jiminy Cricket, Geppetto, Cleo and Figaro, 14k gold, 7 ¼ ins., circa 1940, each charm signed Cartier and W. D. P. for Walt Disney Productions

Lot #: 104

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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RUBY AND DIAMOND RING, JAR

RUBY AND DIAMOND RING, JAR Oval mixed-cut ruby of 9.77 carats, single-cut diamonds, platinum (French marks), ring size 2, signed JAR, 'Paris', pink JAR pouch AGL, 2019, report no. 1102052: 9.77 carats, Burma, no gemological evidence of heat

Lot #: 118

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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AN IMPRESSIVE EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, HARRY WINSTON

AN IMPRESSIVE EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, HARRY WINSTON Rectangular modified-cut emeralds, circular, pear and marquise-cut diamonds, platinum and 18k gold, 15 ins., maker's mark AGL, 2019, report no. 1104013: Colombia, minor clarity enhancement, modern type

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$400,000 - US$600,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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GROUP OF ART DECO HARDSTONE ACCESSORIES

GROUP OF ART DECO HARDSTONE ACCESSORIES The case of rounded rectangular outline, banded agate, circular cabochon sapphire, rose-cut diamonds, 3 ¾ x 2 x ½ ins., circa 1930; nephrite letter opener, baguette-cut rubies, gold, 7 ¾ x 7/8- ¾ ins., circa 1930

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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SET OF ANTIQUE CHRYSOLITE AND SILVER JEWELRY

SET OF ANTIQUE CHRYSOLITE AND SILVER JEWELRY Old and pear-shaped chrysolite, silver, brooch and earrings with detachable elements, brooch 3 ins., earrings 2 ins., circa 1800, red fitted case

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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GROUP OF MULTI-GEM AND DIAMOND BROOCHES, SEAMAN SCHEPPS

GROUP OF MULTI-GEM AND DIAMOND BROOCHES, SEAMAN SCHEPPS One brooch designed as a turtle, cushion and oval-shaped sapphires and yellow sapphires, circular-cut diamonds and emeralds, gold and platinum, 2 3/8 ins., circa 1960, signed Seaman Schepps; one brooch designed as a medallion depicting Saint

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, VERDURA

SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, VERDURA Cushion and oval-shaped sapphires, circular-cut diamonds, platinum, 2 3/8 ins., circa 1960, signed Verdura, blue Verdura case

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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ANTIQUE DIAMOND AND NATURAL PEARL BROOCH

ANTIQUE DIAMOND AND NATURAL PEARL BROOCH Old, single and rose-cut diamonds, semi baroque button-shaped natural pearls of 7.08 x 6.65 mm to 8.34 x 7.62 mm, silver-topped gold, 3 ¾ ins., circa 1890 GIA, 2019, report no. 6207456644: Natural pearls, 6 saltwater, 1 pinctada

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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SEED PEARL, DIAMOND AND RUBY POODLE BROOCH, VERDURA

SEED PEARL, DIAMOND AND RUBY POODLE BROOCH, VERDURA Designed as a poodle, seed pearls, circular-cut diamonds and rubies, platinum, 2 1/8 ins., circa 1960, signed Verdura

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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OPAL, BAROQUE PEARL, DIAMOND AND RUBY 'GLADIATOR BLACKAMOOR' BROOCH, VERDURA

OPAL, BAROQUE PEARL, DIAMOND AND RUBY 'GLADIATOR BLACKAMOOR' BROOCH, VERDURA Boulder opal, baroque pearl, circular and baguette-cut diamonds, circular cabochon ruby, gold and platinum, 2 ins., circa 1960, signed Verdura

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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GROUP OF DIAMOND, CULTURED PEARL AND GOLD JEWELRY, VERDURA

GROUP OF DIAMOND, CULTURED PEARL AND GOLD JEWELRY, VERDURA Earrings set with circular-cut diamonds, 18k gold and platinum, 1 in., signed Verdura; the brooch set with cultured pearls and circular-cut diamonds, 14k gold, 2 ins, signed Verdura, navy Verdura case

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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PAIR OF CITRINE, DIAMOND AND GOLD BROOCHES, SUZANNE BELPERRON

PAIR OF CITRINE, DIAMOND AND GOLD BROOCHES, SUZANNE BELPERRON Oval and circular-cut citrines, circular-cut diamonds, 18k gold (French marks), each 2 ¼ ins., maker's marks (Groëné et Darde

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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RUBY, EMERALD, PEARL, AND GOLD 'GIRAFFE' BROOCH, VERDURA

RUBY, EMERALD, PEARL, AND GOLD 'GIRAFFE' BROOCH, VERDURA Ruby beads, round emeralds, drop-shaped pearl, 14k gold, 2 ½ ins., 1958, unsigned, no. C1448 Verdura, 2019: Certificate of Authenticity

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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GOLD AND COIN NECKLACE

GOLD AND COIN NECKLACE One 'Liberty Head' and nine 'Double Eagle' coins of the United States currency from 1900 and 1928, necklace 14k gold, 13 ins., necklace signed Tiffany & Co., 459.7 g

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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RETRO DIAMOND, RUBY AND BI-COLORED GOLD 'ROSE' BROOCH, TRABERT, HOEFFER...

RETRO DIAMOND, RUBY AND BI-COLORED GOLD 'ROSE' BROOCH, TRABERT, HOEFFER & MAUBOUSSIN Circular and single-cut diamonds, oval and cabochon oval rubies, gold and rose gold, 3 ¼ ins., circa 1945, signed Trabert, Hoeffer & Mauboussin

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 11 Dec 2019