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Star Sapphire and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
3136T
Lot:
1150
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 3136T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 17, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Star Sapphire and Diamond Brooch, centering a star sapphire measuring 14.60 x 8.80 mm, surrounded by full- and single-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. 1.00 cts., white gold mount, lg. 1 1/4 in.

Note: Lots 1149 and 1150 were designed by Eleanor Virginia Callahan (1927-2018) for her personal collection. Callahan was a well-known New York interior designer in the 1950s and 1960s. Her most famous commissions were for prominent builders Rudin Management and Olympia and York.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

rudin management, Eleanor Virginia Callahan, Callahan, Crystallography, Crystals, Matter, Sapphire, Star sapphire, Universe, Olympia, York

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