Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Assembled jewelry set, $19,200, John Moran
Recent Auction Results From Near & Far
By Ken Hall
An assembled set of amethyst and 18kt gold jewelry – a brooch by Jean Schlumberger and ear clips by David Webb – sold as a single lot for $19,200 at a Fine Jewelry & Luxury Auction held May 20 by John Moran Auctioneers in Altadena, Calif. Also, a fine pair of earrings set in 18kt white gold, with natural oval-cut rubies Burmese in origin, fetched $14,700; an 18kt gold, enamel and pearl ring in the Renaissance Revival style gaveled for $9,000; and an IWC Portuguese seven-day automatic wristwatch made $7,200. Prices include a 20 percent buyer’s premium.