10 December 2013PHILLIPS IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE RESULTS FROM ITS FALL JEWELS AUCTION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York – 9 December 2013 – The Phillips Jewels auction totaled $4,935,388/€3,592,246/£3,004,343 selling 63% by lot and 70% by value.
“We were pleased with the solid response to the diamonds both clear and colored in the sale. The market continues to expand for these special stones. Also of note was the strong response to signed pieces and pearls.” Nazgol Jahan, Worldwide Head of Jewels.
Top Ten Lots:
209 A Magnificent Fancy Pink Diamond Ring, $2,965,000/€2,158,090/£,1,804,899
204 An Important Diamond and Yellow Diamond Necklace, $269,000/€195,793 /£163,750
207 An Old-Cut Fancy Light Yellow Diamond, $228,200/€166,097 /£138,913
149 A Ruby and Diamond Suite, $62,500/€45,491 /£38,045
105 A Diamond Ring, $45,000/€32,753 /£27,393
203 An Emerald and Diamond Ring, $43,750/€31,844 /£26,632
076 SCHLUMBERGER FOR TIFFANY & CO., A Diamond, Gold, Platinum and Blue 'Pailloné' Enamel Bangle Bracelet $35,000/€ 25,475 /£21,306
181 CARTIER, A Rock Crystal, Yellow Sapphire and Diamond Suite, $35,000/€ 25,475 /£21,306
202 A Pair of Emerald and Diamond Ear Pendants, $35,000/€ 25,475 /£21,306
085 A Diamond Ring, $32,500/€23,655/£19,784
Phillips has established a commanding position in the sale of Photographs, Contemporary Art, Design, Editions and Jewelry. Through the passionate dedication of its team of global specialists, Phillips has garnered an unparalleled wealth of knowledge of emerging market trends. Phillips conducts auctions in New York and London and has representative offices throughout Europe in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Russia, Switzerland and Turkey and in the United States in Los Angeles. For more information, please visit: phillips.com.
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