15 October 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 84,100
Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY TIFFANY & CO.
Designed as an openwork marquise and circular-cut diamond foliate band within two rows of circular-cut diamonds, the front accented by bezel-set rectangular-cut emeralds, mounted in platinum and 18k gold, 16 ins.
Signed Tiffany & Co.
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Exuberant Italian jewellery design from the 1960s, when Rome became a playground for the rich and famous, is back in high fashion
In 1983, Cartier set Eric Nussbaum the task of establishing the finest collection of its vintage jewels in the world
Including the world’s largest pair of pear-shaped, D Flawless diamonds — and a Fancy Vivid pink diamond ring
Specialist Daphne Lingon on the ‘very special moment’ she set eyes on an exceptional piece once owned by a style icon