26 May 2019
DiamondWorld Directory
Home |
Sotheby’s Hong Kong auction expected to generate USD 60 million
The lots include diamonds, gemstones and jewellery
By: Diamond World News Service
Mar 11 2011 7:19PM
Reference: 5824  


Sotheby’s Hong Kong is organising an auction on April 6, 2011, offering diamonds, gemstones and jewellery. A pair of diamond pendant earrings designed by Harry Winston is one of the highlights at the auction. It is crafted with ‘a pear-shaped diamond weighing over 14 carats hanging below another oval diamond’ as reported, and is estimated by the auction house to sell for USD 4.8 million.

The auction will also offer a 27.67 carat Burmese ruby (estimated sale price: upto: USD 2.5 million). This is a ruby "pigeon's blood" diamond and is sourced from Burma's Mogok mines. There is also a piece of jewellery from Chinese culture - a jadeite bead necklace with a clasp set with rubies, sapphires and diamonds. Its estimated sale price is up to USD 4.5 million).

Sotheby’s is expecting the overall auction to generate around over USD 60 million.

Have Your Say
* Your view
* Name:
* Email:
* Town/city:
* Country/State:
M. Suresh234x60
Search News by City
Kosher 23460
Kosher 23460
Recent Issue
Kosher 23460
News in Pictures
Stunning Jewellery from Cannes 2019
Pictures: 24
Sparkly Jewels at Oscars 2019
Pictures: 19
Golden Globes 2018
Pictures: 15
Spotted: Who Wore What (December 2018)
Pictures: 4
India Diamond Week
Pictures: 8
Spotted: Who Wore What (October 2018)
Pictures: 7
Spotted: Who Wore What (September 2018)
Pictures: 6
70th Emmy Awards
Pictures: 11
35th India International Jewellery Show 2018
Pictures: 46
Spotted: Who Wore What (August 2018)
Pictures: 4
JJS - IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2015 powered by GIA
Views: 13770
GJEPC Chairman Interview
Views: 12624
IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2012 - Part 1
Views: 19497
Promo for IJ Awards 2012 at NDTV Profit
Views: 32039
IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2012- Part 2
Views: 35122
Couture India 2016 - A Business Boutique Show by IJ Magazine
Views: 10220
Savjibhai Dholakiya, Surat Businessman (Diamond Merchant) speaks in Vibrant 2015
Views: 33458
IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2013 - NDTV Video
Views: 31601
Big Sub-IJ/DW
Member of:
Supporter of: