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    Sale 12573

    Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels

    31 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2025

    AN IMPORTANT SET OF EMERALD AND DIAMOND JEWELLERY, BY BULGARI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN IMPORTANT SET OF EMERALD AND DIAMOND JEWELLERY, BY BULGARI
    Comprising a brooch designed as a flowerhead, set to the centre with an oval-shaped emerald, weighing approximately 6.93 carats, within a petal surround of pear and marquise-cut diamonds, and a pair of earrings en suite, each set with an oval-shaped emerald, weighing approximately 5.67 and 5.52 carats, mounted in platinum and gold, brooch 4.5 cm, earrings 3.1 cm
    All signed Bulgari
    Accompanied by report no. 66421 dated 15 January 2013 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the 5.67 and 5.52 carats emeralds are of Colombia origin, with indications of minor amount of oil in fissures

    Report no. 66420 dated 14 January 2013 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the 6.93 carat emerald is of Colombia origin, with indications of minor amount of oil in fissures
    US$350,000-480,000


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    Literature

    Cf. A. Triossi, Between Eternity and History, BVLGARI, from 1884 to 2009, 125 Years of Italian Jewels, Milan, Skira, 2009, p.98, 306