Yellow Diamonds Highlight Sotheby’s Important Jewels Auction

Sotheby’s kicks off of the autumn auction season on September 23 with the Important Jewels sale and these five yellow diamond pieces are certain to be the stars of the show.

1.

lot186

Fabulous yellow diamond earrings set on 18-karat gold have the highest pre-auction sale price among all color diamond pieces at this auction.   Estimated to sell for over $900,000 (CAD), these earrings feature cut-cornered Fancy Intense Yellow diamonds, weighing in at 12.88 and 12.06 carats respectively.

2.

lot102

The centrepiece of this ring is a massive 20.18-carat cut-cornered rectangular modified brilliant-cut Fancy Intense Yellow diamond.   The stone is flanked by two triangle-shaped white diamonds weighing in at a total of 4 carats.   Industry experts believe this ring could sell for between $648,000 and $864,000.

3.

lot427

A stunning rectangular brilliant-cut Fancy Yellow diamond ring, the stone weighs in at 5.01 carats and is set on platinum-mounting accented with .20-carats of white diamonds.   Pre-auction estimates have this piece selling for between $270,000 and $378,000.

4.

lot158

Another spectacular diamond ring featuring a Fancy Yellow stone , this one weighs in at 11.67-carats and is flanked by .90 carats of half-moon, white diamonds.   This piece could be the steal of the auction as estimates have it selling between $205,000 and $237,000.

5.

lot408

Rounding out our list is another ring, this one featuring a 5.04-carat cut-cornered rectangular modified brilliant-cut Fancy Intense Yellow diamond with .60-carats of trapeze-cut diamonds on the side.   The pre-auction estimate for this piece is listed at between $108,000 and $162,000.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s