December Jewels & Watches

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The holiday season is fast approaching and we are thrilled to present a curated selection of fine jewels and watches to fill your celebrations with holiday cheer. The December Jewels & Watches auction was led by important and rare gemstones, such as a GIA-Certified 6.28-Carat Emerald Cut Diamond Ring and a 24.10-Carat Ceylon Sapphire and Diamond Ring, as well as an assortment of iconic designers across all style periods.

Auction Highlights


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Laura Baillargeon, G.G., Senior Jewelry Specialist

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6.01-Carat Emerald-Cut D/IF Diamond, GIA Certified with Mounting

White diamonds are graded for color on an internationally-recognized scale that spans 23 grades, and it comes as no surprise that diamonds of the top-most “D” color grade are highly coveted by jewelry enthusiasts that seek out perfection. We are pleased to offer this 6.01-carat D color Emerald-Cut Diamond, which is made even more impressive with its Internally Flawless clarity. The emerald-cut shape is only fitting to put the diamond’s natural purity and perfect color on full display. The stellar gemstone will be offered this December for an estimated $350,000–$650,000, and comes accompanied by a GIA certificate and a ring mounting.

6.28-Carat Emerald Cut Diamond Ring, GIA Certified

One of the many highlights in FORTUNA®’s December Jewels & Watches sale is this striking 6.28-Carat Emerald Cut Diamond Ring, GIA Certified, it is a must-have for those looking for the perfect engagement ring to celebrate the everlasting union of lovers. The ring is crafted in platinum; set with a 6.28-carat emerald-cut diamond, with E color and VVS2 clarity. The emerald cut showcases the clarity and regal quality of the diamond, radiating subtle elegance. Furthermore, this historic ring hails from the property of a Florida estate. This spectacular ring was sold for an impressive $175,000 in our most recent auction.

Designer Jewels Galore

Fortuna’s December Jewels & Watches catalog boasts a multitude of bold statement pieces as well as jewelry box staples by the most respected brands in jewelry history, such as Bvlgari, Van Cleef & Arpels, Tiffany & Co. From whimsical David Webb earrings to glamorous Cartier—we are thrilled to highlight some of the more collectible designer pieces in the December collection.

Watches for Him & Her

In watch highlights, we are excited to offer a wide array of luxury and collector timepieces for all manner of horology enthusiasts. Our highlights include a well rounded collection of Patek Philippe watches, iconic Rolex models such as the Submariner and the Presidential Day-Date, and many more notable watch brands.

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We are always accepting fine jewelry and watch consignments for upcoming auctions, whether it is a single item or an entire collection. Please contact our office or fill out our web form for a complimentary auction appraisal. Our specialists look forward to helping you understand the value of your pieces.

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