Unveiling the Extraordinary: Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Auction in HK
October 09, 2023
Christie’s, the renowned auction house, is set to captivate jewellery enthusiasts and connoisseurs at the highly anticipated Magnificent Jewels live autumn auction Hong Kong. Taking place on Nov. 27, at the prestigious Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, this exclusive event promises to showcase an extraordinary collection of luxurious gems and dazzling diamonds.
At the heart of the auction stand a true rarity, The Pink Supreme. This exception 15.48 Carat Fancy Intense Pink Internally Flawless Type IIa Diamond Ring is estimated to be valued between HK$70,000,000 - HK$100,000,000. Admired for its sensational ‘Fancy Intense’ pink hue, this diamond’s beauty is unmatched, with only a fraction of pink diamonds achieving such distinction from the Geological Institute of America (GIA). Graded Internally Flawless, and expertly crafted, The Pink Supreme is a true optical masterpiece.
Coloured diamonds, knowns for their extreme rarity, continue to mesmerise collectors. Christie’s brings forth a selection of exquisite coloured diamonds, including a 3.51 Carat Fancy Vivid Blue/VS2 Diamond Ring with an estimated value of HK$45,000,000 - HK$65,000,000. Radiating prestige and royalty, this vivid blue diamond stands in a league of its own. Additionally, an 88.08 Carat Fancy Intense Yellow/Internally Flawless Diamond and Diamond Bracelet, estimated at HK$12,000,000 - HK$18,000,000 , symbolises joy, happiness, and wisdom with its intense yellow colour.
The allure of Golconda diamonds are unrivalled, and Christie’s presents a true masterpiece with the 40.50 Carat D colour Internally Flawless Golconda Diamond and pink diamond Necklace. Estimated to be valued between HK$28,500,000 - Hk$38,000,000 , this radiant gem showcases the finest quality of diamonds from the ancient diamond fields of Eastern India. It's remarkable size, combined with its exceptional luminosity and transparency, makes it a true treasure sought after by royal houses and gem connoisseurs.
Harry Winston, synonymous with brilliance, introduces a remarkable pair of 11.09 and 10.17 Carat D Colour Flawless Type IIa Diamond Earrings. Estimated at HK$12,000,000 - HK$18,000,000 , these earrings revolutionise jewellery design with their unique setting technique that enhances their brilliance, radiance and timeless beauty.
The collection also features rare and exceptional gemstones, including Colombian emeralds, Burmese ‘Pigeon’s Blood’ Rubies, and a stunning Burmese Sapphire from Cartier. Each gemstone tells a unique tale of geological creation and human discovery, reflecting Christie’s commitment to excellence and rarity.
Completing the ensemble are exquisite jadeite pieces renowned for their scarcity and cultural significance. Among them, a Jadeite Cabochon, Diamond and Ruby Pendant Necklace, estimated at HK$8,800,000 - HK$15,000,000 , stand as symbols of longevity, prosperity, and sovereignty, adorned with intricate engravings of revered Chinese symbols. Prepare to be enthralled by the world of luxury and opulence at Christie’s Magnificent jewels auction.
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