Gems, Minerals and Lapidary Works of Art
10 Dec 2012, starting at 13:00 PST.

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Rare, Large and Fine Purple-Pink Sapphire
Sold for US$ 116,500 inc. premium
LOTS
 of 1306
1245 Laguna Agate Scent Bottle US$ 5,000
£2,969
€3,618
1246 Rubellite Carving of a Lizard US$ 1,062
£630
€768
1247 Rubellite Carving of a Fish US$ 1,062
£630
€768
1249 Tanzanite Carving of Quan Yin US$ 1,187
£705
€859
1253 Ruby-in-Zoisite Carving of a Crab US$ 562
£334
€407
1255 Black Jade Carving of a Dragon US$ 1,000
£593
€723
1257 Carved Jade Fish US$ 625
£371
€452
1259 Carved Nephrite Frog on White Chalcedony Base US$ 4,000
£2,375
€2,894
1260 Pair of Carved Emerald Birds on Smoky Quartz with Obsidian and Gold Bases US$ 31,250
£18,557
€22,617
1261 Emerald Carving of Birds in a Gold Basket US$ 11,250
£6,680
€8,142
1262 Russian Emerald Carving of a Falcon US$ 52,500
£31,176
€37,996
1263 Obsidian Carving of a Wild Boar--"Il Porcellino" US$ 10,000
£5,938
€7,237
1264 Lapis Lazuli Carving of an Egret US$ 2,500
£1,484
€1,809
1265 Natural Citrine Carving of a Lion US$ 31,250
£18,557
€22,617
1266 Aquamarine Carving of a Polar bear US$ 25,000
£14,845
€18,093
1267 Illuminated Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire and Gold Flower Study--"Bleeding Hearts" US$ 62,500
£37,114
€45,234
1268 Gemstone Carving of a Finch on a Wildflower Branch US$ 8,125
£4,824
€5,880
1269 Multi-gem Carving of a Violet Flower Study US$ 2,750
£1,633
€1,990
1270 Gemstone Carving--"The Bachelor's Button" US$ 5,250
£3,117
€3,799
1271 Multi-gemstone Carving of a Bellflower US$ 5,250
£3,117
€3,799
1272 Carved Jasper Box in the form of a Mushroom US$ 3,500
£2,078
€2,533
1273 Carved Gemstone Figure of a Gypsy Woman US$ 22,500
£13,361
€16,284
1274 Gemstone Carving of a Russian Coachman US$ 2,375
£1,410
€1,718
1276 Carved Gemstone Figure of a Russian Peasant US$ 4,375
£2,598
€3,166
1277 Carved Gemstone Figure of a Russian Balalaika Player US$ 20,000
£11,876
€14,474
1278 Large Agate Bowl US$ 10,625
£6,309
€7,689
1279 Rock Crystal Quartz, Agate and Gold Covered Box US$ 3,500
£2,078
€2,533
1280 Agate and 18K Gold Box US$ 6,875
£4,082
€4,975
1281 Aventurine Bowl US$ 15,000
£8,907
€10,856
1282 Nephrite Bowl with interchangeable Jasper and Obsidian bases US$ 12,500
£7,422
€9,046
1283 Rare Reverse Intaglio Carved Silver Rutilated Quartz Cross US$ 10,000
£5,938
€7,237
1284 Ruby, Diamond and Gold Illuminated Box with Star Ruby Finial US$ 64,900
£38,539
€46,971
1285 Moss Agate and Gold Bonbonière US$ 5,250
£3,117
€3,799
1286 Rock Crystal, Gold and Enameled Scent Bottle US$ 7,500
£4,453
€5,428
1287 Sphalerite and Galena Vase--"Schalenblende" US$ 1,250
£742
€904
1288 Large Multi-gemstone "Patchwork" Intarsia Box US$ 5,625
£3,340
€4,071
1289 Malachite and Onyx Intarsia Lamp Base US$ 5,625
£3,340
€4,071
1290 Lapis Lazuli Carving of a Pair of Macaws on Quartz US$ 13,750
£8,165
€9,951
1291 Rock Crystal Carving of a Stork US$ 4,000
£2,375
€2,894
1292 Rose Quartz Carving of a Parrot on Morganite Base US$ 11,250
£6,680
€8,142
1293 Crysocolla Carving of a Kingfisher US$ 937
£556
€678
1294 Carved Eudialyte Hummingbird Flower Study US$ 1,375
£816
€995
1295 Blue Chalcedony Carving of Two Mice in a Boat US$ 6,250
£3,711
€4,523
1297 Large Rose Quartz Carving of a Bird of Prey US$ 1,000
£593
€723
1298 Set of Six Carved Amber Pigs US$ 500
£296
€361
1299 Rock Crystal Quartz Carving of Two Horses US$ 600
£356
€434
1302 Reverse Intaglio Quartz Carving on Fluorite Base US$ 1,625
£964
€1,176
1303 Rock Crystal Quartz Decanter Trimmed with Gold US$ 6,250
£3,711
€4,523
1304 Coral Carving on Base US$ 3,500
£2,078
€2,533
1305 Unique Agate Bowl US$ 12,500
£7,422
€9,046
1306 Himalayan Quartz Dagger US$ 2,000
£1,187
€1,447

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