The Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Sale in New York today is filled with beautiful colored diamonds from which one is a fancy intense purplish pink diamond of 5.26-carat. The purplish pink diamond is top lot as the color pink is very intense and this does not occur in nature often, which makes the diamond very rare. Read on to discover more colored gems of today’s auction at Rockefeller Center headquarters, not all of them of course as there are 332 lots with a estimated beginning at $3.000 USD.
• A purplish pink diamond ring
The diamond is graded as fancy purplish and is 5.26-carat mounted on a platinum ring flanked by tapered baguette-cut diamonds. This lot is estimated to fetch $2.8 million – $3.5 million.
• A Cartier Panthère diamond ring
The diamond ring is in Cartier’s iconic Panthère shape with a 10.63-carat Burmese ruby in the center. The panther is paved with diamonds and onyx spots. This lot is estimated to fetch $2.3 million – $2.8 million.
• A rectangular-cut diamond in a platinum ring
This platinum diamond ring made by Van Cleef & Arpels has a 22.03-carat rectangular diamond in the center flanked on either side with a triangle shaped diamond. The diamond price that it could fetch is estimated between $2.2 million – $2.7 million.
• A fancy intense yellow platinum and golden ring
The step-cut fancy intense yellow diamond ring designed by David Webb in 1978 is estimated to fetch $300.000 -$500.000 during the auction. This is because the ring has a 23.56-carat step cut fancy intense yellow diamond while surrounded the center diamond is covered with baguette colorless diamonds and circular yellow diamonds.
• A pair of Art Deco Diamond bracelets
The matching pair of Art Deco diamond bracelets with all different diamond shapes made by Cartier comes out of the collection of Doris Duke. For the two bracelets, the diamond price that can be fetched is estimated at $700.000 -$1 million.
• A Ceylon sapphire platinum ring
The ring with a 48.38-carat rectangular Ceylon sapphire mounted on a platinum ring has tapered baguette diamonds by Bulgari. The ring is estimated to fetch $500.000 – $700.000.