19 Press Releases

Tag: Omega

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    Following the success of the Rolex reference 6238 watch, an updated reference 6239 was launched in 1963. It was the only model that featured inverse colors for sub-dials. Before becoming known as the Rolex Daytona, this racing-inspired watch was called the Rolex LeMans. The upcoming Watches auction, presented by Sotheby’s,…

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    Estate Liquidation Auction

    Yoshitomo Nara is a Japanese artist known for his drawings of children in both sweet and rebellious forms. The introduction of Western pop culture in Japan has strongly influenced his works. Nara’s primary-colored depictions of innocent children in sinister forms express the struggle of rapid modernization and post-war culture. The…

    Attr. Peter Max Taylor Swift Acrylic on Canvas
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    Jewelry, Luxury Acc, Sterling Silver, Coins

    The Morgan silver dollar series, minted in Carson City, is among the most sought-after currencies in the United States. The CC Morgan dollars were first struck in 1878 and depict the history of the American Wild West. Only 13 coins were part of the series. Carson City, until 1859, was…

    A 3.65 ct Ruby & Diamond Ring in 18K
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    Estates From Seized Safe Boxes Cont'd

    Georg Jensen, a Danish silversmith, tried his hand at pottery and sculpture before setting up his silver business in 1904. Initially known for his jewelry, Jensen’s designs for flatware and hollowware quickly became known for their quality craftsmanship. Although Jensen died in 1934, his company survived him and continues producing…

    10K-14K Gold & Diamond Heart Pendant
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    Estate Jewelry, Fine Art & Collectibles

    Laurence Graff started his own company at the age of 18. Together with an experienced jeweler, he repaired Victorian jewelry. Graff made his first original piece after buying 33 small diamonds from a dealer and setting them in a single ring. Graff’s unique design sold quickly in England. Today, the…

    Mehri Danielpour, Iranian (20th Century) Sculpture
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    Eclectic Collection of Estates Worldwide

    León Ferrari’s work caused numerous controversies in his time, a result of his direct critiques of the Pinochet regime in Argentina. He began his career as an engineer, eventually coming to sculpture and drawing as a medium for critiquing political and religious authority. “Art is not beauty or novelty,” he…

    Important 19th Cent. Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock
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    Fine Art, Antiques & Jewellery (Internet Bidding Only)

    This April, Elstob & Elstob will present the upcoming Fine Art, Antiques & Jewellery auction. Among the highlighted lots is a tiger orchid brooch by Tiffany & Co. Paulding Farnham, Tiffany’s designer, created 24 of these orchid brooches for display at the 1889 Paris Exposition Universelle. The enamel brooches were highly admired…

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    Luxe | Boutique Jewels & Vintage Watches @ 1600

    Watches, rings, earrings, necklaces, and bracelets are among the featured items in the Luxe Boutique Jewels & Vintage Watches auction. The sale, presented by Freeman’s, will showcase a diamond and platinum engagement ring and wedding band set. A round, brilliant-cut diamond, weighing approximately 1.50 carats, is centered on the engagement…

    A yellow beryl, diamond, and eighteen karat gold ring
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    California Jewels

    Pomellato, a Milan-based luxury jewelry brand, was launched by Pino Rabolini in 1967. The Prêt-à-Porter concept (meaning ready to wear) was introduced by Rabolini to redefine jewelry as accessories that can be worn and changed at any time. The upcoming California Jewels Auction, offered by Bonhams, presents an 18-karat rose…

    An amethyst, citrine and diamond cuff,
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    Dondé Foundation - Timepieces and Jewelry

    The Rafael Dondé Foundation supports the education of underprivileged children in Mexico. The upcoming Timepieces and Jewelry auction, offered by , will help fund the foundation and its initiatives. Featured in this auction is a diamond necklace made of 90 brilliant-cut diamonds; together they weigh approximately 56 carats. The diamonds…

    Dondé Foundation – Timepieces and Jewelry
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    RELEASE | Christie’s Announces Important Watches & American Icons and Watches Online x The Webster | December 2019

    (From left to right) PATEK PHILIPPE, Platinum Perpetual Calendar Minute Repeating Tourbillon Wristwatch with Breguet Numerals, Retrograde Date, and Moon Phases, Manufactured in 2007, Ref. 5016P, $400,000 - 600,000; RICHARD MILLE, Platinum Tonneau-shaped Tourbillon Spilt-Seconds Chronograph Wristwatch with Power Reserve and Torque Indication, circa 2008, RM008 AF PT / 27,…

    RELEASE | Christie’s Announces Important Watches & American Icons and Watches Online x The Webster | December 2019
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    Latin American Art, Estate Jewelry & Collectibles

    Kodner Galleries  upcoming auction includes paintings by Cuban artist Rene Portocarrero The self-taught artist has produced different mediums like sculptures and ceramics. "Gestáltica", an oil on panel piece, is featured among the Portocarrero paintings. Works of French Art Deco painter Jean Dufy are other highlights. Popular for painting post-war Parisian…

    Rene Portocarrero, Cuban (1912 - 1985)
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    Online Only Coins & Jewelry

    Pook & Pook presents a unique selection of jewelry and watches in their upcoming auction. A 14K gold diamond wedding set has the highest estimate among the jewelry. The set offered includes one diamond solitaire engagement ring placed inside a diamond jacket band. Another standout feature is an interchangeable 14K…

    Austria 1915 100 corona gold coin
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    No-Reserve Watches

    Hans Wilsdorf, the founder of Rolex once said, “It is not with low prices-but on the contrary-it is with the improved quality we not only can hold the market but improve it.” Since its inception, Rolex has proved that they can create timepieces that define luxury, quality, and trends. Along…

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    Watches Online

    Unlike other auctions with hundreds of lots from disparate categories,  upcoming Highlights from Watches Online Auction is six lots of watches with an estimated value from $3,000 to $60,000. The watches come from several notable brands including Omega SA, A. Lange & Söhne, and Rolex.  A Lange & Söhne’s Zeitwerk…

    Watches Online/AuctionDaily
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    Important & Fine Jewelry

    The Important & Fine Jewelry auction organized by Litchfield Auctions will present a stunning display of fine jewelry accessories. Top brands like Cartier, Tiffany &Co., Rolex, Art Deco, and many others will be a part of the auction. Bold and beautiful, a 6 Carat Kashmir sapphire and diamond ring, is…

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    Fine Jewelry and Watches

    The auction Fine Jewelry and Watches by Hampton Estate Auction displays over 450 pieces of wearable art. It is a wonderful opportunity to add color and variety to one’s accessory rotation with splashy yellow diamond and pink sapphire pieces. Especially, since rainbow-hued jewelry continues to make a fashion comeback.   The…

    Hampton Estate Auction
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    Omega Speedmaster: To the Moon and Back

    To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing, Sotheby's has put together a carefully curated auction of incredible Speed masters, entitled Omega Speedmaster: To the Moon and Back, celebrating 50 years since Apollo 11. The Omega Speedmaster is arguably one of the most iconic sports watches to ever…

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    Exclusive Watches

    From American presidents to musician Eric Clapton, several watch models offered this time by Fortuna Auctions were made popular by the people who wore them. Represented in these lots, too, are watch models that served an important purpose for the Italian Air Force and the British Army as they completed…

    Exclusive Watches by Fortuna Auction