Record-Breaking Results for Jewelry in 2018

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Sotheby's has had an exciting year of Jewelry sales around the world, with rare finds and fantastic results. Among the most exciting moments was the record-breaking sale of 100 treasures from the collection of the Bourbon Parma family, which realised CHF 53.5 million. Further highlights included two magnificent blue diamonds, the AI (‘愛’) Diamond, which achieved HK$108.4 million in Hong Kong, and The Farnese Blue, which sold for CHF 6.7 million in Geneva. Click above for a recap of the top 10 best-selling jewels and stay tuned to discover the glittering treatsure trove on offer in 2019.

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Record-Breaking Results for Jewelry in 2018

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