Sotheby's Australia

Important Jewels

AU0814 | 23 May 2017 | Sydney | 6 pm

Rolex A fine and rare stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with registers and bracelet ref 6262 no 2416645 'Paul Newman' Daytona Cosmograph circa 1970. Sold for $219,600 May 2017 ***Auction record for a wristwatch in Australia***
14ct gold and fancy yellow diamond ring. Sold for $195,200 May 2017
18ct gold and diamond 'Maillon Panthère' suite, Cartier. Sold for $91,500 May 2017
Pair of diamond studs, Graff. Sold for $85,400 May 2017
Platinum, 18ct gold, diamond and emerald brooch, David Webb. Sold for $79,300 May 2017
Sale Number: AU0814

Timed to Perfection

Auction Results | Important Jewels | 23 May 2017

Rolex Daytona ‘Paul Newman’ races to a new auction record for a wristwatch in Australia

Standout results for diamonds and coloured diamonds

Outstanding results were achieved at Sotheby’s Australia’s May auction of Important Jewels that featured an impressive spectrum of coloured gemstones and diamonds as well as a variety of period and contemporary jewels and watches.  A Rolex Daytona ‘Paul Newman’ set a new auction record of $219,600 for a wristwatch in Australia and strong prices were achieved for designer pieces by Bulgari, Cartier, David Webb, Paspaley, Tiffany & Co., and Van Cleef & Arpels.  The sale realised $1,870,870 with 78.4% sold by value.

 
CONTACT INFORMATION +

Specialists

Hamish Sharma

Hamish Sharma

Head

Jewels
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Hamish Sharma

Patricia Kontos

Patricia Kontos

Senior Specialist

Jewels
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Patricia Kontos

Tabitha Davison

Tabitha Davison

Administrator

Jewels
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Tabitha Davison

   

Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: $1,870,870 including buyer's premium

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EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

MELBOURNE  |  LEVEL 9, 41 EXHIBITION STREET, MELBOURNE
FRI. 12 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SAT. 13 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SUN. 14 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
MON. 15 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST

SYDNEY | 30 QUEEN STREET, WOOLLAHRA
FRI. 19 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SAT. 20 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SUN. 21 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
MON. 22 MAY 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST








Important Jewels - AU0814
1 18ct gold and diamond 'T' bangle, Tiffany & Co. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
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3 18ct rose gold and diamond 'T' bangle, Tiffany & Co. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
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4 Platinum and diamond 'Open Heart' pendant necklace, Elsa Peretti for Tiffany & Co., circa 2002 Estimate $5,500 - $7,500 Lot Sold: $6,466 (including buyer's premium)
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5 Platinum and diamond 'Keys Kaleidoscope' pendant necklace, Tiffany & Co. Estimate $6,000 - $9,000 Lot Sold: $6,710 (including buyer's premium)
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6 Platinum and diamond bracelet, Tiffany & Co. Estimate $15,000 - $20,000
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7 Pair of platinum and diamond 'Circlet' earrings, Tiffany & Co. Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $2,928 (including buyer's premium)
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8 18ct white gold and onyx 'Camélia' ring, Chanel Estimate $3,500 - $5,500 Lot Sold: $4,148 (including buyer's premium)
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9 18ct white gold 'Camélia' brooch, Chanel Estimate $2,400 - $3,400 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)
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11 Pair of 18ct white gold and diamond 'Comète' studs, Chanel Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)
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12 Diamond necklace Estimate $6,000 - $9,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
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13 18ct white gold and diamond bracelet Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $9,760 (including buyer's premium)
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14 18ct gold, south sea pearl and diamond 'Ribbon Lace' pendant necklace, Paspaley Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $3,050 (including buyer's premium)
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15 Pair of golden south sea pearl earrings, Paspaley Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
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16 18ct gold and south sea pearl 'Unique Collection' necklace, Paspaley Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $10,980 (including buyer's premium)
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17 Pair of 18ct white gold, south sea keshi pearl and diamond 'Dolce' pendant earrings, Paspaley Estimate $2,200 - $3,200 Lot Sold: $3,660 (including buyer's premium)
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18 18ct white gold, diamond, south sea pearl 'Stellar' clasp/necklace, Paspaley Estimate $5,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $6,100 (including buyer's premium)
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19 Pair of south sea pearl and diamond earrings, Paspaley Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $3,904 (including buyer's premium)
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20 18ct gold and south sea pearl clasp/swap, Paspaley Estimate $500 - $800 Lot Sold: $1,830 (including buyer's premium)
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21 18ct gold longchain necklace and pendant Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $5,002 (including buyer's premium)
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23 18ct gold bracelet with gem-set charms, late 19th century Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $5,856 (including buyer's premium)
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24 Pair of 18ct gold and diamond 'Happy Diamonds' earrings, Chopard Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $9,760 (including buyer's premium)
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25 18ct gold and diamond pendant necklace Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $9,760 (including buyer's premium)