Marge Schott’s necklace, $192,000, Cowan’s Auctions
Gavels ‘n’ Paddles
Recent Auctions from Near & Far
By Ken Hall
A 28-carat platinum and diamond necklace made for former Cincinnati Reds owner Marge Schott sold for $192,000 at a Fine Jewelry and Timepieces Auction held Apr. 14 by Cowan’s Auctions in Cincinnati, Oh. Also, a platinum and diamond 18-carat brooch knocked down at $55,350; a platinum Hamilton ladies’ wristwatch with eight carats of diamonds went for $57,000; a ladies’ platinum brooch with pear-shaped baguette and round diamonds realized $10,455; and a platinum and diamond Omega watch hit $18,450. Prices include a 15 percent buyer’s premium.