Christie’s will offer a jadeite bead necklace that could fetch up to $11 million at its upcoming Hong Kong auction. A number of colored diamonds will also be up for sale at the May 25 Magnificent Jewels sale, Christie’s said Monday.
Sotheby’s garnered HKD 105.5 million ($13.5 million) from its Important Jewels sale in Hong Kong, with a four-piece jadeite and diamond collection nabbing the top spot. The set, which includes a fringe necklace with oval jadeite cabochons and pear-shaped and brilliant-cut
Jewellery pieces adorned with white and fancy colour diamonds, jadeite and coloured gemstones were the stars of Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Autumn Auction, which achieved HK$498.28 million (around US$64 million). The top lot was a pair of diamond earrings, featuring fancy