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Bvlgari Acquires Gina Lollobrigida Emerald Earrings

photo via Olycom Bulgari is very pleased to announce the acquisition of a pair of Bulgari earrings that originally belonged to actress Gina Lollobrigida. She purchased the earrings in 1964, and has always had a passion for jewelry. She wore the earrings throughout her… Read More


Bonhams New York Fine Jewelry April Sale

Bonhams will offer a Prominent Private Collection of Fine Jewelry on April 15 at the Madison Avenue saleroom. Amassed over several decades, the 82 lot collection exudes the confidence and glamour of its owner, a noted philanthropist and an undisputed member of the ‘jet set’.  I… Read More


Pick of the Week: Green Tourmaline Collar

I am in love with this Green Tourmaline and diamond collar necklace that will be going up on the auction block in London on April 11th at Sotheby’s.  The estimated price is $10-13k and the details are as follows: The hinged textured collar decorated with a… Read More

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Rago Arts Jewelry Auction December 9, 2012

Always get excited and gear up for the annual Rago Arts Jewelry Auction.  This year it is scheduled for December 9th, 2012 in Lambertville, New Jersey.  Remember, you can bid online as well!  Above are my favorite lots from this year’s auction: a jewelry box collection… Read More


Skinner to Auction Some Stunning Fine Jewelry

I love looking through auction catalogs of upcoming sales–Skinner has an auction on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 and it seems like they have some really neat pieces going up on the block.  The auction is being held at their Boston gallery and will feature over 550 lots… Read More


On the Block: Jewelry Auction Houses

One of the most convenient aspects of the Internet in the jewelry biz is being able to search thousands of pieces online in upcoming auctions. There are lots of gorgeous, one-of-a-kind pieces that go up for auction in places like New York City, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, London,… Read More