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JAR Paris. A PAIR OF UNUSUAL MULTI-GEM EAR-PENDANTS, BY JAR. Each designed as a briolette-cut green tourmaline to the pav-set tourmaline and sapphire boule top suspended from a single-cut diamond hoop, mounted in silver and 18K gold, in a JAR pink leather fitted case. Signed JAR. Price Realized $62,614 / Estimate $14,561 - $21,842 [C. PRIVATE COLLECTION - 17 May 1999 - Geneva]
JAR Paris. A PAIR OF EXQUISITE MULTI-GEM BUTTERFLY EARCLIPS, BY JAR. Each with circular-cut sapphire and amethyst undulating wings to the pave set coloured diamond body and single-cut diamond antennae, mounted in silver and 18K gold, in a JAR pink leather fitted case. Signed JAR. Price Realized $138,697 / Estimate $36,403 - $50,965. [C. PRIVATE COLLECTION 17 May 1999 - Geneva] ///// A PAIR OF EXQUISITE MULTI-GEM BUTTERFLY BROOCHES, BY JAR. Each with circular-cut sapphire and amethyst…
c1880 A fine antique diamond tiara / necklace. Designed as a series of graduated old-cut diamond scrolls each suspending a stylised fleur-de-lys pendant to the central collet and twin scroll motif, mounted in silver and gold.
AN EXQUISITE BELLE EPOQUE DIAMOND TIARA, BY CARTIER. Designed as a series of eleven graduated diamond garlands, the centre of each suspending a diamond collet within openwork cluster with swag and collet stems, also fittings to form a smaller tiara and a stomacher brooch, 1908, 29.3 cm. inner circumference, with French assay mark for platinum, in original Cartier red leather fitted case stamped 13 rue de la Paix, London 4 New Burlington St.
Art deco emerald and diamond necklace by Chaumet. Designed as graduated openwork rectangular links with two-stone spacers set with four cushion-shaped diamond collets, the central openwork plaque suspending a circular-cut diamond and drop-shaped emerald pendant (may be worn as a bracelet) circa 1930, necklace 39.0 cm long, bracelet 19.0 cm long, with French assay marks for platinum and gold, in an original Chaumet blue leather fitted case.
AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY ENAMEL AND GEM-SET BROOCH. Modelled as a dragonfly, the plique-à-jour enamel wings with rose-cut diamond line detail to the sapphire collet body, diamond and ruby head and blue and green enamel abdomen, mounted in gold, detachable brooch and hairpin fitting, circa 1900, 6.8 cm wide, in brown leather fitted case
A PAIR OF GEORGE III DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS Each suspending a two-stone rose-cut diamond drop within a rose-cut diamond pear-shaped surround to the foliate surmount and original hook fitting, in closed back silver and gold setting, surround detachable, circa 1800, 6.0 cm long
RUSSIAN FABERGÉ ATTRIBUTED HARDSTONE CARVING OF A BULLDOG, very detailed, eyes set with rubies in gold frames, gold collar marked "56" for 14K fineness and "K (slashed) 0", the collar buckle set with rose-cut diamonds. In a lined and fitted beech wood presentation box with Cyrillic markings for Fabergé.