Magnificent sale of Diamond Necklace at Sotheby’s Hong Kong
Diamonds are always an eye catcher so much that they instantly melt the heart of its beholder to such an extent that the person is ready to splurge any kind of sum to get its hands over it. An ardent diamond lover knows each and every place that he is likely to get some worthy deal. The recently held Sotheby’s Hong Kong that began its autumn auction season on October 9th was certainly a destination to be. Including a mighty US $50million dollar sale in magnificent jewelery and jadeite jewels the D/IF Riviere Diamond Necklace by Nirav Modi proved out to the show stealer with a record of impressive 88.88ct, selling for $5.1million.
Though the Diamonds are usually worn by women but this glittering stone also influence males and thereby proves its versatility. That is the reason some well heeled buyers and ardent collectors are always willing to drop exorbitant amount for exclusive diamond jewelry. This was witnessed at the Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite auction at Hong Kong when the spotlight of the season made a bright focus on the Diamond Necklace by Nirav Modi that got sold for $5.1 million.
Made of thirty-six graduated brilliant-cut diamonds, the 430mm necklace boasts of 88.88 carats of diamonds set in platinum. Along with this one the auction also included a ruby ring by Cartier deserves a mention here. It was the top colored stone sold at $3.34 million, complemented by a unique cabochon ruby necklace and a pair of matching earrings designed by James W Currens.
Irrespective of what is happening to the world economy the diamonds market seems to remain unaffected as it still continues getting attention from the potential buyers around the globe.