• Rare Jewels and Objets d'Art:  auction at Christies

    Sale 2390

    Rare Jewels and Objets d'Art: A Superb Collection

    21 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1148

    A DIAMOND, SAPPHIRE AND JADE DRAGONFLY BROOCH

    Price Realised  

    A DIAMOND, SAPPHIRE AND JADE DRAGONFLY BROOCH
    The pavé-set diamond body, centering upon a cut-cornered square-cut sapphire, weighing approximately 3.23 carats, extending sculpted grayish blue jade wings, with circular-cut sapphire and diamond detail, to the circular-cut diamond eyes, mounted in 18k white gold
    With report 9310070 dated 28 October 1993 from Gübelin Gemmological Laboratory stating that the observed properties and the internal features correspond to those of a natural sapphire. Origin: Kashmir. No evidence of thermal treatment


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