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Category: Loose Diamonds and Gemstones

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    Upcoming Most Wanted II Auction Highlights Art Deco, Art Nouveau, and Victorian Jewelry

    Art Nouveau, meaning “new art,” was a short-lived period that had a lasting impact on jewelry design and other art forms. Marked by flowing lines and curves, Art Nouveau found inspiration in women and nature. Flowers, fruit, and insects frequently appeared in Art Nouveau jewelry designs. Several Art Nouveau jewelry…

    Art Nouveau 18K Plique A Jour Enamel Ruby & Diamond
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    Intervendue Brings Luxury Jewelry by Cartier & Eterna

    Cartier has been designing and manufacturing luxury jewelry since 1847. The French conglomerate is known for its extravagant jewelry and watch settings using quality materials and stones. Available in this upcoming Walking in Jewelry Wonderland auction, offered by Intervendue, is a Cartier platinum and diamond ring. This piece features a…

    CARTIER Platinum Diamond Ring
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    Sotheby’s Upcoming Magnificent Jewels Auction Features Cartier, Bulgari, & More

    A size 6 ¼ ring featuring a mixed-cut vivid pink diamond accented with two cut-cornered triangular blue diamonds is featured in Sotheby’s upcoming Magnificent Jewels auction. Other lots include jewelry by Cartier, Bulgari, Harry Winston, Van Cleef & Arpels, and more. Cartier has been recognized as a leading luxury jewelry…

    Cartier - A Superb Emerald and Diamond Ring
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    Nye & Co. Offers a Blend of Jewelry & Fine Art Pieces

    A sapphire and diamond necklace from Bayco is one of the top lots in the upcoming December Jewelry & Fine Art Auction, presented by Nye & Co. Bayco is an acclaimed jewelry company founded by Amir Hadjibay in 1981. Known for producing jewelry for royalty, Hadjibay’s clients have included the…

    Bayco Multi-Colored Sapphire & Diamond Necklace
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    Tiffany & Co. Jewels on Offer at Brunk Auctions

    Tiffany & Co. opened their first store in 1837 in New York. They were soon known for bringing luxury diamonds and fashionable jewelry to the American people. In 1886, Tiffany & Co. introduced a six-prong engagement ring setting that allowed the diamond to seemingly float above the band. Showcased in…

    Tiffany & Co. 4.71ct. Diamond Ring
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    Explore Classic Watches and Jewelry Pieces in Intervendue Sale

    TAG Heuer launched its Targa Florio collection in 2001 to commemorate the famous Italian road race. The watch was part of TAG Heuer’s re-edition series, and its design was a remake of the 1930s Heuer Flieger chronograph. The upcoming Intervendue auction offers a TAG Heuer Targa Florio limited edition chronograph…

    TAG HAUER Targa Florio Watch
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    Statement Jewelry Items Available with Turner Auctions

    A tasseled pendant with ruby red beads, crafted in Northern California, is one of the leading lots in the upcoming Contemporary Designer Jewelry sale. Tasseled ornaments date back to the 14th century. In recent times, the design has become more refined and popularized. Along with the ruby pendant, Turner Auctions…

    Ruby, diamond, 18k white gold tassel pendant
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    Crème de la Crème Diamond Auction Offered by Bid Global International Auctioneers

    From Romans to modern-day romantics, diamonds have allured and captured the attention of many. Diamonds take around 900 million years to form and develop hundreds of miles below the Earth’s surface. This November, over 300 loose, highly-rated diamonds will go under Bid Global International Auctioneers’ hammer. A 15.38-carat round-cut diamond…

    15.38 ct, D-VS2, Round cut Diamond. Appraised Value- $3,829,600
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    Investment | Rare GIA Graded Diamonds | Bid Global

    300 lots of GIA-graded diamonds will hit the auction block in Bid Global International Auctioneers’ upcoming sale. Established in 1931, the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) sets international standards on diamonds, jewels, and other stones. Each diamond in this event comes with a laser-inscribed GIA number on the girdle and…

    11.88 ct, Color D-VVS1, Pear cut Diamond
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    Jewels Online

    Lawrence Graff’s passion for diamonds paved the way for a career as a gemologist. Graff was self-taught and apprenticed at the famed Hatton Garden in London. In 1960, he founded his eponymous jewelry label at 21 years old. The company soon earned global recognition for its fine jewelry and rare…

    TIFFANY & CO. HARDSTONE AND GOLD BANGLE BRACELET
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    Navajo Zuni & Hopi Native American Indian Jewelry | Gold & Silver Estate

    Tommy Singer was a celebrated Navajo silversmith known for his chip-inlay silver jewelry. Growing up in the Dilcon community on a Navajo reservation, Singer started making silver jewelry at the age of seven. After mastering his craft in the 1960s, Singer invented the chip-inlay method of jewelry design. This technique…

    Old Pawn Deep Stamp Antique Concho Belt
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    Opulent Jewels, Accessories & Important Jade

    In the upcoming sale, GWS Auctions will present jewelry and accessories with an emphasis on jade items. A jade Buddha pendant is one of the featured lots. Made from Type A jade, this pendant is finished with an 18-karat white gold mounting and diamond accents. In Chinese culture, jade is considered a…

    23mm Certified Natural Type A Jadeite & 18K Ring
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    Graff: Light & Form

    Often called the “king of diamonds,” Laurence Graff is a single-minded businessman and jeweler who established a global brand in five decades. Graff began his journey in the jewelry industry at the age of 15 as an apprentice at a local shop. Soon, he was working independently as a jewelry…

    GRAFF - RUBY AND DIAMOND RING
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    Freeman's Luxe: Boutique jewels sale to feature collection by acclaimed Brazil jeweler Haroldo Burle Marx

    This auction will feature a collection of twenty pieces by the Brazilian Modernist jeweler, Haroldo Burle Marx. PHILADELPHIA, PA.- On Thursday, August 20th, Freeman’s will hold its Luxe: Boutique Jewels auction. It is the latest in Freeman’s online Luxe Sale Series, which aims to bring high-end jewelry and lifestyle objects to beginning and…

    Freemans Luxe Boutique jewels sale to feature collection by acclaimed Brazil jeweler Haroldo Burle Marx
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    Jewelry Online

    Established in 1969, the Jean Mahie design firm resulted in a partnership between Jacline Mazard and her father-in-law, Jean-Marie Mazard. Jacline displayed an unusual artistic ability from a young age. Recognizing her talent, Jean-Marie channeled Jacline’s expertise into a successful jewelry line. Since then, the Jean Mahie duo has become…

    Maz Pair of Gold, Shell and Split Pearl Earrings
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    Auction X Summer Hits

    Quatre is one of the well-known jewelry lines launched by the House of Boucheron in 2005. The line is characterized by striking and unusual texture combinations. One of the key lots in the upcoming Auction X Summer Hits event, presented by Intervendue, is a Boucheron platinum diamond Quatre ring. Boucheron…

    BOUCHERON Platinum Diamond Quatre Ring
  • Important Jewelry Estate Auction

    The first documented use of a diamond engagement ring can be traced to the Archduke Maximilian of Austria in 1477. Since then, the tradition has taken root in many Western cultures. Among the highlights of the upcoming Fine Estate Jewelry auction, presented by Kimball Sterling, is a diamond and platinum…

    Lady's 3.19 Diamond Platinum Engagement Ring
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    Fine Jewelry and Watches

    Launched in 1956, the Day-Date was the first self-winding and waterproof chronometer watch by Rolex. Designed by the founder Hans Wilsdorf, the Rolex flagship model has a built-in calendar that displays the full day and date. It is popularly known as the “Rolex President” due to its symbolic bracelet and…

    18K Gold Diamond Large Lapis Pendant
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    Jewels Online

    Since 1977, Joel Arthur Rosenthal (JAR) has produced around 70 to 80 pieces of jewelry a year, each of them one of a kind. Referred to as the “Fabergé of our times,” JAR’s pieces have been worn by such style icons as Elizabeth Taylor, Elle Macpherson, Barbara Walters, and Princess…

    LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARRINGS
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    Magnificent Jewels

    Innovating many notable jewelry designs since 1896, Van Cleef & Arpels has long been known for its minimalistic style. Their jewelry has been worn by style icons such as Farah Pahlavi, the Duchess of Windsor, Grace Kelly, and Elizabeth Taylor, among others. A Ludo Hexagone bracelet from Van Cleef &…

    SPINEL AND DIAMOND RING