Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 11AM EST     |      Live & Online


That’s a wrap on Fortuna’s November Jewels & Watches auction! Click below to view the results of this exciting sale. 




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Sales Specialist

Anissa Carroll, G.G., Senior Jewelry Specialist

(212) 389-9040, ext. 116


Bidding Services

Hyesoung Lee, Auction Operations

(212) 389-9040, ext. 115


  • November Jewels & Watches auction on November 5, 2020 at 11AM EST.
  • Featured Lots Shown: Cartier Rivoli Diamond Necklace (Lot 2144).
  • You can place bids online via our website or mobile app, request a phone bid, or place an absentee bid. For assistance with bidding and registration, please contact us at +1 (212)389-9040 or bids@fortunaauction.com.

The November Jewels & Watches auction took place Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 11AM EST, offering a curated selection of important estate jewelry, collectible timepieces, and rare signed pieces. The collection was led by an Incredible Cartier Rivoli Diamond Necklace offered for a starting bid of $16,000. The piece, which consists of round brilliant-cut diamonds of the most beautiful E-F color and VVS clarity is intricately designed with bold geometric designs contrasting long delicate lines of diamonds. Our exciting November Jewels & Watches sale is now closed for bidding, take a look at some of the most beautiful pieces from the sale below.

Iconic Designer Jewels

Fortuna’s November sale boasted multiple pieces from the Chopard Happy Diamond line, as well as some of the most recognizable designs from brands like Bvlgari and Tiffany & Co.. Chopard, has always led the jewelry world with their imaginative designs, and the Happy Diamonds jewels are quite possibly the design they are most famous for. The iconic dancing diamonds gently moving and twirling between the sapphire crystals fully captures Chopard’s fun and free-spirited approach to their creations. The designs offered in the November auction were especially desirable. This dreamy Chopard Moon and Stars Happy Diamonds Pendant Necklace achieved $5,938 in our November sale.


Chopard Moon and Stars Happy Diamonds Pendant Necklace (Lot 2002) and Chopard Casmir Diamond Bracelet (Lot 2003).

One-of-a-Kind Antique Objects

Also featured in the November sale is a multitude of gorgeous antiquities. The greatest jewelry craftsmen knew that the ultimate statement piece could be made by turning an ordinary or everyday item into a work of art. A fine example of this in the upcoming auction is a Cartier Art Deco enamel and diamond compact. The elegant geometric accents against the dark enamel gives it the quintessential Art Deco look. Similarly, a vintage Tiffany & Co. compact showcases masterful gold workmanship that is typical of the esteemed American jewelry house. These estate pieces, alongside a variety of other fine objects, are truly one-of-a-kind collectibles that offer a lovely window into a life of opulence long past.

Fall Essentials

  • The leaves are changing colors in Central Park, just blocks away from Fortuna’s Rockefeller Center office. With the change in seasons comes more than just a change in outerwear, but in accessories as well. Fortuna’s November Jewels & Watches sale has everything you need to adorn yourself in this season’s must-have trends. From bold gold jewelry to match the autumn foliage, earth-toned colored gemstones, and natural motifs, the November Jewels & Watches catalog is prepared to make your fall looks especially polished.


Yellow Sapphire and Diamond Earclips (Lot 2011) and Yellow Sapphire and Diamond Sunflower Ring (Lot 2010).

We Invite You to Auction!

We are always accepting fine jewelry and watch consignments for upcoming auctions, whether it is a single item or an entire collection. The next opportunity to consign is for the December Jewels & Watches sale, which will take place on December 10th. The cutoff date to submit your fine jewelry or watches is November 5th. 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.

For more information, please contact us at:
P: (212) 389-9040

E: valuation@fortunaauction.com

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