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Auction News (June ’17): This Month’s Bids And Pieces

Patek Philippe Platinum & Diamond Rectangular Wristwatch

It wasn’t just books that Jackie Collins left as her dazzling legacy: her watch collection was pretty fabulous, too. Bonhams LA Sale on 16th May saw her incredible collection of watches go under the hammer. This stunning Patek Philippe Platinum and Diamond Rectangular Wristwatch is as glamorous as the lady herself was.

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Rolex Ref 6264

The first dedicated Rolex auction from Christie’s sees an impressive 116 watches of 55 different references going under the hammer. This possibly unique 18 carat gold reference 6264, estimated at approximately £600,000, will be the star attraction.

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The Apollo Blue & The Artemis Pink Diamond Earrings

The Apollo Blue & The Artemis Pink Diamond Earrings

The most valuable earrings ever to appear at auction – made up of a fancy vivid blue and a fancy intense pink diamond – were the undisputed highlight of Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels auction on 16th May. Offered separately, they actually sold for an outstanding $57,425,478. Bargain, we’re sure you’ll agree.

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About the author

Hannah Silver

Hannah is a luxury lifestyle journalist specialising in watches and jewellery. Immersing herself in timepieces, she complements her stints at Oracle Time with The Daily Telegraph’s beautiful watch publication, Telegraph Time.

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