Diamonds, emeralds, and rubies oh my!
Christie’s Hong Kong will hold its Magnificent Jewels sale on May 28, highlighted by a 75.36 ct. briolette diamond pendant necklace, a Colombian emerald and diamond necklace, and an 8.8 ct. ruby and diamond ring.
The leading pendant necklace, valued at $8.5 million-$12.5 million, contains a 75.36 ct. D-internally flawless briolette Type IIa diamond, the biggest briolette diamond ever to appear at auction.
Briolette diamond pendant necklace (Photos courtesy of Christie’s)
The second necklace, valued at $3 million-$5 million, consists of eight emeralds set with old European and cushion cut diamonds, each weighing 10 cts.
Colombian emerald and diamond necklace
Ring lovers can bid on the 8.88 ct. ruby and diamond Fai Dee ring, estimated to sell for $2.3 million-$3.5 million.
Oval shaped ruby and diamond ring
Comprising more than 290 jewels, the sale is estimated to fetch more than $74 million.