Top 25 Most Expensive Jewelry Pieces In The World August 29, 2016 Ashish Sukhadiya

Top 25 Most Expensive Jewelry Pieces In The World

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Here we are gonna talk about Top 25 Most Expensive Jewelry Pieces, So While some folks could care less how many carats they have on their finger, there are those that would literally kill to have the greatest “rock”. If you’ve ever seen Blood Diamond with Leonardo DiCaprio then you probably have a concept of countless lives can be tossed aside just to find one little piece of compressed charcoal. That being said, the diamond trade is quiet very alive and as long as people have a penchant for the ridiculously expensive it always will be. These are Top 25 Most Expensive Jewelry Pieces in the world.

 

25. Sapphire Ring of Princess Diana

sapphire princess ring of diana

Princess Diana is an ideal figure. The royal jewelry that she wore which is now in the hands of Kate Middleton will be treasured at $38,488. This ring was given by Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer on their engagement. Aside from the real price. This ring is historically significant.

24. Queen Marie of Romania’s Shell Shaped Brooch

Queen Marie of Romania’s Shell Shaped Brooch

Once owned by Queen Marie of Romania. This significant piece of brooch made out of Pecten shell once used as a crowned symbol for Princess Marie. It was crafted by C. Faberge and belongs to the history of Russian Royalty.

23. Queen Marie Jose’s Emerald and Diamond Necklace

Queen Marie Jose’s Emerald and Diamond Necklace

This interesting piece of jewelry earlier owned by the last royalty of Italy, Queen Marie Jose. Know for having a thorough collection of jewels including this diamond necklace. This necklace contains 50 emeralds and a lot of diamonds. Created by Van Cleef and Arpels.

22. The Elephant Diamond

The Elephant Diamond

Containing rock crystal, emerald and diamonds this piece auctioned at Christie’s in London. It was once used as an adornment for the Maharaja’s favorite elephant.

 

21. Unmounted Heart Shaped Diamond

Unmounted Heart Shaped Diamond

This piece of jewelry is a  heart-shaped diamond measuring 56.15 carats. Originally cut from the Cullinan Diamonds. The Cullinan 1 is now an element of Britain’s Crown Jewel collection. It sold for a staggering 11 million dollars.  The diamond was a constituent of the Magnificent Jewels collection which became available for purchase in May 2011. Christie’s (the seller)  advertised the diamond as “Love At First Sight,” and released it for public view on Valentine’s Day.

20. Empress Eugenie’s Bow Brooch

Empress Eugenie’s Bow Brooch1

This Broch from Francois Kramer, Approximately from the year 1855. Originally designed as an old mine and old European-cut diamond openwork sculpted bow. Napoleon III had it manufactured for his wife Empress Eugenie. Henri Loyrette, the President of Louvre, organized a private sale with Christie’s New York in order to bring this piece of historical jewelry back to its homeland of France on April 22, 2008.

19. Harry Winston’s Diamond Drop Earrings

Harry Winston’s Diamond Drop Earrings

These drop earrings aren’t just on appeal because of the hefty price tag. They are highly valuable as manufactured for the use of A-list Hollywood superstars. With 60 carats and 4 diamonds, they come with a crested platinum set which can only see with close inspection.

18.  Anonymous Diamond Necklace

Anonymous Diamond Necklace

With an 8.19 carat heart shaped diamond centerpiece the owner of this highly valued necklace remains anonymous.

17. Queen Mary’s Diamond Riviere and La Peregrina Pearl

Queen Mary’s Diamond Riviere and La Peregrina Pearl

It has an estimated price of $1,828,224. Held by England’s first female ruler Queen Mary. Considered to be one of the world’s most absolute jewels that include a Diamond Riviere. It was crafted from 34 old cut authentic diamonds set in gold & silver. Given as a gift by the Queen to her granddaughter Princess Margaret.

16. The Laurence Graff Ring

The Laurence Graff Ring

English jeweler Laurence Graff bought this ring for $2.6 million during a Christie’s Auction. It became one of a kind due to the maroon central color of the diamond. It is even rarer due to the diamond’s octagonal shape.

15. The Bulgari Ring

The Bulgari Ring

Elegant and exceptional this rare blue diamond ring is a Bulgari custom-designed ring from a European collector during the 1960s. The owner offered the ring to his wife at an approximated value of $2.9 million. It is considered one of the most expensive jewels in the world.

14. Sotheby’s Green Diamond

Sotheby’s Green Diamond

Can be hard to accept how much this green diamond ring costs. It has a selling price of $3.08 million. First Observed at Sotheby’s auction of magnificent jewels. It is the single largest diamond ring that sold in an auction. The green diamonds weighs around 2.52 carats.

13. Marie Antoinette’s Necklace

Marie Antoinette’s Necklace

Owned by Marie-Antoinette, the child of Empress Marie Theresa of Austria and Emperor Francis I. The estimated price of this necklace is at $3.7 million.

12. Sotheby’s Golconda Diamond Ring

Sotheby’s Golconda Diamond Ring

This Jewel is one of the expensive sold at an auction. It has a pear-shaped Golconda diamond ring and was presented at Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite Autumn Sale of 2011. With a selling price of $6.5 million, it is without question one of the most expensive rings in the world.

11. Golconda Diamond Earrings

Golconda Diamond Earrings

Origin from the Golconda mines of India. Also known as Imperial Cushions because of the cushion-shaped diamonds. Each earring weighs around 23.11 carats. First seen in May of 2011 at a Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Spring Sale in Hong Kong. An anonymous bidder purchased for $9.3 million.

10. The Cullinan Diamond

The Cullinan Diamond

During the auction of 2009, this unique blue diamond ring proved to be a crowd favorite at Sotheby’s semi-annual sale in Geneva. It was able to earn a whopping price of $9.69 million.

9. The $10 Million Ring

The $10 Million Ring

Consist of a 6.01 carat cushion-shaped blue diamond as its centerpiece. This ring fetched $10 million dollars at auction by an anonymous bidder.

8. The Pink Graff Ring

The Pink Graff Ring1

Going for $11.8 million this diamond root from the mines of South Africa. It comes with a 5-carat pink diamond. It mounts with Graff Diamonds to boost the price even more.

7. Wallis Simpson’s Panther Bracelet

Wallis Simpson’s Panther Bracelet

Owned by King Edward VIII at one stage. This piece sold for $12 million and Rumoured Madonna bought it.

6. Emerald and Diamond Tiara

Emerald and Diamond Tiara

Authorized by German Prince Guido Henckel von Donnersmarck. He gave this tiara as a gift to his second wife Katherine in the year 1900. There are also rumors that this tiara belonged to the wife of Emperor Napoleon III of France. Regardless of past ownership, however, it includes a row of 11 polished pear-shaped emeralds at about 500 carats total. And an unidentified bidder paid $12.76 million for it.

5. Bulgari Two-Stone Diamond Ring

Bulgari Two-Stone Diamond Ring

This easily becomes one of the costliest rings in the world because of the two large diamonds it contains. Created in 1972 from the Bulgari collection. An Asian representative willingly bought the ring for $15.7 million after an intense bidding war.

4. Heart of the Ocean Diamond

Heart of the Ocean Diamond

Gloria Stuart wore one of the costliest jewels ever at the 1998 Academy Awards. This Harry Winston Sapphire has an estimated price of $20 million. It is an exact duplicate of the piece of jewelry from the Titanic. The Most expensive piece of jewelry worn at the Oscars ever. It’s duplicates sold for $3.5 million in auction sales.

3. The Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond

The Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond

Taken for $24.3 million to Laurence Graff in 2008. Rumored to be a diamond from the Indian Kingdom of Golconda. King Philip IV Spain bought it to contain in the dowry of his daughter, Margaret Teresa, in 1664.

2. The $30 Million Diamond Bikini

The $30 Million Diamond Bikini

In November 1997 separate piece of jadeite jewelry set a record price. Christie’s Hong Kong sale: Lot 1843, the “Doubly Fortunate” necklace of 27 nearly .5 mm jadeite beads sold for US$9.3 million.

1. The Graff Pink

The Graff Pink

Said to be the costliest piece of jewelry in the world. Graff Pink sold for a price of $46 million in November 2010. Considerably known as “The Graff Pink”, it is classified as a type II color diamond. It has a perfect rating which gives it a price of about $1.85 million per carat.

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