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    Huguette Clark’s Jewelry Brings $21million at Christie’s Auction

    Signed pieces of Cartier and Tiffany jewelry belonging to a late Montana copper mining heiress, Huguette Clark, sold for a whopping $21million at a Christie’s New York City auction. The lot smashed the pre-sale estimate of $9 million to $12 million. A spectacular collection of jewels, which sat in a bank vault for more than 60 […] More

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    Two Rare Diamonds To Shine At Sotheby’s New York

    Two rare diamonds will lead Sotheby New York’s December 2011 Magnificent Jewels Sale.  It is about a rare fancy intense pink diamond ring and The Light of Golconda. The pink diamond ring is a cut-cornered square modified brilliant-cut diamond, of 22.17 carats, VS2 clarity, type IIa and an estimate in the region of $13 million. The Golconda […] More

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    Diamond Prices Set World Records at Sotheby’s Jewels Sale

    Global auctioneers Sotheby’s sold $411 million worth of Asian and Chinese art, jewelry, wine and watches in its six day Asian sales in Hong Kong. Chinese bidders pushed prices of diamonds and Ming porcelain to records at a Hong Kong auction, as wealthy Asians poured money into an investment class that’s centuries old amid volatile global […] More

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    Rare Emerald-cut Fancy Intense Pink Diamond Ring Sold for $10.8 Million

    Emerald-cut 10.99 Carat Pink Damond Ring Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels today’s sale in Geneva has passed in the sign of selling the two top items, Emerald-cut fancy pink diamond ring and Emerald and diamond tiara. Both items have been offered in the third session. LOT 491, very imoportant and Rare Fancy intense pink […] More