11 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 20,000
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
AN ART DECO EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE
Centering upon an oval emerald intaglio depicting a woman's face, within a pierced old European and single-cut diamond scalloped plaque, to the tapered old European and single-cut diamond band, set with a line of calibré-cut emeralds, with two square-cut emerald accents, to the platinum backchain, circa 1925, 14 ins.
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PROPERTY FROM A PARK AVENUE ESTATE
Jewellery specialist Angela Berden discusses an exceptional ruby-and-diamond brooch by Cartier, previously owned by the actress..
Exuberant Italian jewellery design from the 1960s, when Rome became a playground for the rich and famous, is back in high fashion
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Specialist Daphne Lingon on the ‘very special moment’ she set eyes on an exceptional piece once owned by a style icon