Christie’s continues global leadership in offering the finest quality coloured diamonds and gemstones at auction
The phenomenal results this season reaffirms Christie's global leadership in the category with exceptional sell-through rates of 87% by value and 82% by lot.
Continuing Christie's tradition of offering the finest quality coloured diamonds and gemstones, The Sakura set a world record price at auction for the largest purple pink diamond when it sold for HK$226 million / US$29.3 million, to become the most valuable jewel sold at auction in 2021.
The record-breaking star lot confirms the strong market demand for rare and exquisite jewels as heated saleroom action also saw The Sweet Heart, a 4.19 carat fancy vivid pink diamond ring, fetch HK$51 million / US$6.6 million, while a briolette diamond pendant necklace of 50.05 carats realised HK$21 million / US$2.7 million.
Following the sensational results, we are now inviting consignments to our autumn sales. Please contact us to arrange an appointment for a complimentary and confidential evaluation.
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We are now inviting consignments to our upcoming sales. Please contact us to arrange an appointment for a complimentary and confidential evaluation.