Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Auction and Sotheby’s Important Jewels and Jadeite Auction took place on Tuesday 29th November. Christie’s sold US$78.8million, while Sotheby’s achieved a sale total of USD$3.5million.
The Blue Diamond, a marquise-cut Fancy Vivid Blue of 4.29 carats, by Moussaieff headlined the Christie’s show and sold for $11.8million.
Sotheby’s auction we led by an early 20th century gem-set and diamond dragon bracelet. The piece sold for $266,000.