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    Sale 2160

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    22 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 48

    A DIAMOND PENDANT, BY HARRY WINSTON

    Price Realised  

    A DIAMOND PENDANT, BY HARRY WINSTON
    Set with a pear-shaped diamond, weighing approximately 15.05 carats, mounted in platinum
    Signed Winston for Harry Winston, with maker's mark for Jacques Timey
    With report 1102355562 dated 23 October 2008 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamond is D color, VVS2 clarity

    Accompanied by a supplemental letter stating that the diamond has been determined to be a Type IIa diamond. Type IIa diamonds are the most chemically pure type of diamond and often have exceptional optical transparency. Type IIa diamonds were first identified as originating from India (particularly from the Golconda region) but have since been recovered in all major diamond-producing regions of the world. Among famous gem diamonds, the 530.20 carat Cullinan and the 105.60 carat Koh-i-noor, are examples of Type IIa


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    Please note that this lot is accompanied by a supplemental letter stating that the diamond has been determined to be a Type IIa diamond.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK ESTATE