JEWELLERY AND JADEITE SPRING AUCTION 2015
TO TAKE PLACE ON 14 JUN
SPARKLE OF SPRINGTIME
42.88-Carat Natural Colombian Muzo Emerald and Diamond Pendent Necklace, Harry Winston
Estimate : HK$ 23,000,000 – 28,000,000／US$ 2,950,000 – 3,600,000
Preview : 30 May to 4 Jun; 11 to 13 Jun | Auction : 14 Jun
Tiancheng International Jewellery and Jadeite Spring Auction 2015 will be held on 14 Jun 2015 (Sunday), 1pm, at 30/F Bank of China Tower, 1 Garden Road, Central, Hong Kong. This spring, Tiancheng International proudly presents nearly 270 lots of coveted jewellery and jadeite pieces, estimated over HK$300million／US$39million.
With the increasing demand for coloured gemstones in the international market, an array of significant rubies, sapphires and emeralds are garnered to delight jewellery collectors in the forthcoming auction, which is highlighted by a superb 42.88-Carat Natural Colombian Muzo Emerald and Diamond Pendent Necklace by Harry Winston. Of exceptional quality, this emerald necklace is a rare find in the market.
Also noteworthy are a 55.20-Carat Natural Unheated Mozambican “Pigeon’s Blood” Ruby and Diamond Necklace, a 7.04-Carat Natural Unheated Kashmir Sapphire and Diamond Bracelet by Cartier, a 12.88-Carat Natural Unheated Burmese Sapphire and Diamond Ring by Boucheron, all of which are natural beauties without treatment and with some offered far below the market price. They are complemented by a dazzling collection of precious diamonds including a 59.93-Carat Fancy Deep Orange-Brown VVS1 Clarity Type IIa Diamond Ring and a 25.72-Carat Heart-shaped D-Colour Diamond Ring.
As for jadeite jewels, a splendid range of impressive and important treasures will be presented, which includes a magnificent Jadeite “Laughing Buddha” and Diamond Pendant, a Lavender Jadeite Bangle, a Jadeite “Gourd” and Diamond Pendant and Pair of Matching Pendent Earrings Set, a Pair of Jadeite “Double Hoops”, a Jadeite and Diamond Necklace and Three Coloured Jadeite “Miniature Buddha” Pendent Necklaces by Chinese jade carving master Wang Junyi.
Mr. Stewart Young, Director of Tiancheng International’s Jewellery Department, remarks, “At Tiancheng International Autumn Auction 2014, a Magnificent Natural Jadeite Pendent Necklace and Matching Ring Set was sold for HK$92.04 million, setting a world auction record for cabochon jadeite suite. This season, we will showcase a rich collection of the finest jewellery, with a high potential in collectible and investment value.
Most spectacular of all is a 42.88-Carat Natural Colombian Muzo Emerald and Diamond Pendent Necklace by Harry Winston. Discovered in the world-famous Muzo mine, it is an extraordinarily large sized classic Columbian emerald of vividly rich in green hues, endowed with an irresistible brand-name appeal. Besides the offerings of globally leading jewellery brands, we have also amassed the characterful creations from a number of highly gifted designers around the world. The varied array of gems at our upcoming auction will be a spectacular feast for all jewellery connoisseurs.”