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    Sale 7442

    Jewellery

    12 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 229

    A SET OF HISTORIC DIAMOND MODELS

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF HISTORIC DIAMOND MODELS
    Comprising fifteen glass models of the 'largest diamonds in the world' including the Pigot, Sancy, Shah, blue Hope, Pasha, Koh-i-Noor (new), Nassak, Large Mogul, Florentine, Koh-i-Noor (old), Regent or Pitt, Empress Eugénie, Orlov, Polar Star and the Star of the South, late 19th century, in fitted black case


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    For images and a discussion of the 'real' diamonds see, for example, Ian Balfour, Famous Diamonds (London 2000)

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