Christie’s Jewels Online Sale (January 27 – February 10) achieved a total of $2,703,750 with 98% sold by lot and 139% hammer above low estimate.
The sale attracted a global audience with bidders from 39 countries and 30% first-time registrants.
The top lot of the sale was exceptional Fancy Yellow Diamond Ring of 23.58 carats that realized $325,000.
Specially featured within the sale was a section of Valentine’s Day inspired jewelry sold just in time for the holiday. Highlights included Heart-shaped Colored Diamond Earrings that achieved $52,500; Bombé Ruby and Diamond Earrings by Graff that sold for $50,000; Pavé Diamond and Rose Gold ‘Love’ Bracelet by Cartier that sold for $25,000 against its low estimate of $6,000; Aluminum Geranium Petal Earrings by JAR that sold for over six times their estimate selling for $13,750, among other festive highlights.
FANCY YELLOW DIAMOND RING OF 23.58 CARATS
PRICE REALIZED: $325,000
Image courtesy of Christie’s