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
£2,988
€3,622
1246 Rubellite Carving of a Lizard US$ 1,062
£635
€769
1247 Rubellite Carving of a Fish US$ 1,062
£635
€769
1249 Tanzanite Carving of Quan Yin US$ 1,187
£709
€860
1253 Ruby-in-Zoisite Carving of a Crab US$ 562
£336
€407
1255 Black Jade Carving of a Dragon US$ 1,000
£597
€724
1257 Carved Jade Fish US$ 625
£373
€452
1259 Carved Nephrite Frog on White Chalcedony Base US$ 4,000
£2,391
€2,897
1260 Pair of Carved Emerald Birds on Smoky Quartz with Obsidian and Gold Bases US$ 31,250
£18,680
€22,640
1261 Emerald Carving of Birds in a Gold Basket US$ 11,250
£6,724
€8,150
1262 Russian Emerald Carving of a Falcon US$ 52,500
£31,382
€38,035
1263 Obsidian Carving of a Wild Boar--"Il Porcellino" US$ 10,000
£5,977
€7,244
1264 Lapis Lazuli Carving of an Egret US$ 2,500
£1,494
€1,811
1265 Natural Citrine Carving of a Lion US$ 31,250
£18,680
€22,640
1266 Aquamarine Carving of a Polar bear US$ 25,000
£14,944
€18,112
1267 Illuminated Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire and Gold Flower Study--"Bleeding Hearts" US$ 62,500
£37,360
€45,280
1268 Gemstone Carving of a Finch on a Wildflower Branch US$ 8,125
£4,856
€5,886
1269 Multi-gem Carving of a Violet Flower Study US$ 2,750
£1,643
€1,992
1270 Gemstone Carving--"The Bachelor's Button" US$ 5,250
£3,138
€3,803
1271 Multi-gemstone Carving of a Bellflower US$ 5,250
£3,138
€3,803
1272 Carved Jasper Box in the form of a Mushroom US$ 3,500
£2,092
€2,535
1273 Carved Gemstone Figure of a Gypsy Woman US$ 22,500
£13,449
€16,300
1274 Gemstone Carving of a Russian Coachman US$ 2,375
£1,419
€1,720
1276 Carved Gemstone Figure of a Russian Peasant US$ 4,375
£2,615
€3,169
1277 Carved Gemstone Figure of a Russian Balalaika Player US$ 20,000
£11,955
€14,489
1278 Large Agate Bowl US$ 10,625
£6,351
€7,697
1279 Rock Crystal Quartz, Agate and Gold Covered Box US$ 3,500
£2,092
€2,535
1280 Agate and 18K Gold Box US$ 6,875
£4,109
€4,980
1281 Aventurine Bowl US$ 15,000
£8,966
€10,867
1282 Nephrite Bowl with interchangeable Jasper and Obsidian bases US$ 12,500
£7,472
€9,056
1283 Rare Reverse Intaglio Carved Silver Rutilated Quartz Cross US$ 10,000
£5,977
€7,244
1284 Ruby, Diamond and Gold Illuminated Box with Star Ruby Finial US$ 64,900
£38,795
€47,018
1285 Moss Agate and Gold Bonbonière US$ 5,250
£3,138
€3,803
1286 Rock Crystal, Gold and Enameled Scent Bottle US$ 7,500
£4,483
€5,433
1287 Sphalerite and Galena Vase--"Schalenblende" US$ 1,250
£747
€905
1288 Large Multi-gemstone "Patchwork" Intarsia Box US$ 5,625
£3,362
€4,075
1289 Malachite and Onyx Intarsia Lamp Base US$ 5,625
£3,362
€4,075
1290 Lapis Lazuli Carving of a Pair of Macaws on Quartz US$ 13,750
£8,219
€9,961
1291 Rock Crystal Carving of a Stork US$ 4,000
£2,391
€2,897
1292 Rose Quartz Carving of a Parrot on Morganite Base US$ 11,250
£6,724
€8,150
1293 Crysocolla Carving of a Kingfisher US$ 937
£560
€679
1294 Carved Eudialyte Hummingbird Flower Study US$ 1,375
£821
€996
1295 Blue Chalcedony Carving of Two Mice in a Boat US$ 6,250
£3,736
€4,528
1297 Large Rose Quartz Carving of a Bird of Prey US$ 1,000
£597
€724
1298 Set of Six Carved Amber Pigs US$ 500
£298
€362
1299 Rock Crystal Quartz Carving of Two Horses US$ 600
£358
€434
1302 Reverse Intaglio Quartz Carving on Fluorite Base US$ 1,625
£971
€1,177
1303 Rock Crystal Quartz Decanter Trimmed with Gold US$ 6,250
£3,736
€4,528
1304 Coral Carving on Base US$ 3,500
£2,092
€2,535
1305 Unique Agate Bowl US$ 12,500
£7,472
€9,056
1306 Himalayan Quartz Dagger US$ 2,000
£1,195
€1,448

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