11 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,625
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
AN ART DECO DIAMOND AND EMERALD BRACELET-WATCH, BY TIFFANY & CO.
With nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the rectangular cream dial with black Arabic numerals and hands, within a single-cut diamond and square-cut emerald bezel, to the openwork twin-row single-cut diamond articulated band, mounted in platinum, circa 1925, 6 ins., caseback with initials 'ACC'
Dial signed Tiffany & Co., movement signed Concord Watch Co., caseback no. 44410
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
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
Featuring pieces from one of the finest collections of Oscar Heyman & Brothers jewellery ever to come to auction
It can be such a daunting purchase — Christie's specialist David Warren is on hand to offer an expert guide