|Van Cleef & Arpels Art Deco
For those jewellery lovers and collectors lucky enough to be in Geneva next week the MAGNIFICENT JEWELS & THE ARCHDUKE JOSEPH DIAMOND auction at CHRISTIES is an absolute must!
The Auction will feature a collection of stunning pieces including the beautiful Art Deco sapphire and diamond sautoir by Bulgari and the both esthetically and technically impressive ‘Zip’ necklaces by Van Cleef & Arpels
|Van Cleef & Arpels Emerald
and Diamond Zip Jewellery
The sale is highlighted by the historical 76.02 carat, cushion-shaped, D colour, Internally Flawless Golconda diamond, known as The Archduke Joseph Diamond.
Named after its first recorded owner, Archduke Joseph August of Austria (1872-1962), Palatine of Hungary, its impressive size and superb quality, combined with its Golconda origin and Historical Habsburg provenance make it one of the world’s most famous and desirable diamonds to appear at auction.
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