A CULTURED BAROQUE PEARL AND RUBY NECKLACE, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE: Designed as a four-strand baroque cultured pearl necklace, with a hammered gold free form plaque clasp, set with oval-cut rubies, 20 1/2 ins. (shortest strand), mounted in 18k gold. Signed MdV for Michele della Valle. Via Christie's.
Magnificent platinum and 18K gold ring centering a square emerald-cut emerald weighing 61.35 carats, within a mounting accented by marquise and pear-shaped diamonds weighing approximately 17.00 carats was sold for $4.6 million at Sotheby’s on Wednesday Dec 11.