Christie’s London Luxury Week auctions net £12mSubscription
Christie’s is celebrating the success of its London Luxury Week auctions, which saw a total of £12,180,612 raised from the sale of wines, handbags, watches and fine jewellery.
Sotheby’s sells Farnese Blue diamond for £4.9mSubscription
Auction house Sotheby’s has sold a historic diamond, The Farnese Blue, for $6,713,837 (£4,970,683.06), well above the estimate of $3.6m – $5.2m (£2.6m-£3.8m).
Israel to hold diamond auction at JCK Las VegasSubscription
The Israeli Diamond Institute (IDI) will hold a diamond auction at US trade show JCK Las Vegas, taking place in June.
Claudia Bradby Jewellery is taking advantage of the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle, taking place on May 19, by raising money for the cancer charity, Maggie’s.
Diamond trade event Carat+ will feature an exclusive Bonas Polished Diamond Tender due to take place from May 6-8, 2018 at Antwerp Expo.