As summer gets into full swing, Sotheby’s Fine Jewels online (24 July, Hong Kong) presents a cool selection of jewels to add a bit of colour and sparkle to your everyday look. The sale offers fine diamonds and vibrant jewels to delight all collectors, including dramatic parure or matching sets as well as interesting objects and signed pieces by Bulgari, Cartier and Graff. With many pieces being offered at no reserve, it is sure to be an exciting auction for all jewellery enthusiasts.
From diamonds rings by Bulgari or Van Cleef & Arpels to a sapphire-and-diamond fringe design necklace or a diamond bracelet of openwork design, this sale offers fine diamonds and vibrant jewels to delight all collectors.
The online auction includes dramatic matching sets —complementary pieces that forming one dazzling picture. The gorgeous M. Gérard sapphire-and-diamond parure or a Tsavorite garnet-and-diamond demi-parure are attention getting, while a pair of jadeite earrings together with a jadeite pendant are carved in the charming shape of peapods of intense green colour.
1179LotPAIR OF JADEITE, RUBY AND DIAMOND PENDENT EARRINGS | 天然翡翠 配 紅寶石 及 鑽石 吊耳環一對pair of jadeite, ruby and diamond pendent earrings | 天然翡翠 配 紅寶石 及 鑽石 吊耳環一對31 July 2020 | Sale Price 100,000 HKDEstimate 70,000 – 100,000 HKD31 July 2020 | Sale Price 100,000 HKDFine Jewels24–31 July 2020 | 11:00 AM HKT | Hong Kong
1180LotJADEITE, RUBY, YELLOW SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND PENDANT | 天然翡翠，紅寶石 配 黃色剛玉 及 鑽石 吊墜jadeite, ruby, yellow sapphire and diamond pendant | 天然翡翠，紅寶石 配 黃色剛玉 及 鑽石 吊墜31 July 2020 | Sale Price 87,500 HKDEstimate 50,000 – 80,000 HKD31 July 2020 | Sale Price 87,500 HKDFine Jewels24–31 July 2020 | 11:00 AM HKT | Hong Kong
Highlights of the sale also include interesting and stylish objects that evoke a different era, such as a titanium letter opener and holder decorated with carved jade and brilliant-cut diamonds or a Cartier enamel case set with a carved ruby and sapphire, accented with single-cut diamonds, opening to a mirror and powder compact.
- Diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.40 carats
- Titanium, 18 karat pink and yellow gold
- Signed Cartier Paris, numbered 1481
- Fitted case stamped Cartier