During two spring auctions Direct Auction Galleries offered various examples of estate jewelry, including an 18k white gold ring with a rose cut diamond that sold for more than $3,200.
Jewels by Van Cleef & Arpels, Harry Winston, Tiffany & Co. and Chopard, and uncommon Golconda-type diamonds, are among lots coming before bidders during Leslie Hindman Auctioneers April 3-4 auction.
Some of the biggest names in jewelry, including Elsa Peretti, Tiffany & Co., and Tacori, will be represented among the lots in Alex Cooper Auctioneers' Sept. 10 sale.
Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Harry Winston, among other icons of jewelry will be represented during Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' Important Jewelry and Fine Timepieces auction, scheduled for Sept. 16-18.
Among the nearly 500 lots scheduled for Witherell's summer auction (July 1-15), is a late 19th century wooden santos (a religious statue) with a high estimate of more than $1K.
This article is written by renowned jewelry expert and author, C. Jeanenne Bell, G.G., and is an excerpt from the just-published new edition of Answers to Questions About Old Jewelry, 8th Ed. One of my favorite sections in the article appears near the beginning, where Bell states: “The jewelry of the 1860s and ’70s is...
The Miami Beach Antique Jewelry & Watch Show is gearing up for its Nov. show, Nov. 7-9, which will be held in a new venue, and feature a special seminar.
A 14K gold charm bracelet adorned with four hefty antique U.S. gold coins on gold bezels is expected to capture bidder interest during a Sept. 16 sale offered by Stephenson's Auctioneers.
In the Buck Stops Here column Melanie C. Thomas explores Victorian jewelry, examining the history behind this brilliant category of baubles, evolution of design, and tips for avoiding the frustration sometimes associated with authenticating pieces.
Pieces from notable collections fetched a record-setting $6 million during the Fine Jewelry and Timepieces April 6-8 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers’. Leading all lots was a .06 carat emerald cut diamond which realized $464,500, against a presale estimate of $250,000 to $300,000.