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Blue Diamonds to Lead Sotheby’s Geneva Auction

5-carat ring carries estimate of $9 million to $12 million.
Oct 31, 2018 11:11 AM   By Rapaport News
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A blue diamond ring estimated at $9 million to $12 million will go under the hammer at Sotheby’s Geneva auction on November 15 alongside a roster of rare colored diamonds.

The rectangular-cut, 5.04-carat, fancy-vivid-blue piece is one of three blue diamonds set to feature at the Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels sale. The auction will also include earrings containing a 2.61-carat and a 3.06-carat diamond with a presale estimate of $8 million to $10 million. A brilliant-cut, 2.02-carat, fancy-intense-blue, internally flawless diamond valued at $2 million to $3 million rounds out the set.

Sotheby’s will also offer a cushion-cut, 21.19-carat, fancy-light-pink, type IIa diamond estimated at $4.5 million to $6.5 million, and a collection of white diamonds. Those include a pear-shaped, 40.18-carat, D-color stone with a presale estimate of $2.5 million to $3.5 million, and a Harry Winston necklace with nine D-color, internally flawless diamonds valued at $4.8 million to $5.8 million.

Colored gemstones and signed jewels by Cartier, Bulgari and Van Cleef & Arpels will also be up for sale.

Sotheby’s will preview the jewels from November 10 to 14 at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Geneva ahead of the auction.

Image: The 5.04-carat diamond ring. (Sotheby’s)
Tags: Bulgari, Cartier, Gemological Institute of America, GIA, Harry Winston, Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Rapaport News, Sotheby’s, Van Cleef & Arpels
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