Are you in the market for pricey, one-of-a-kind jewelry? Got several hundred thousand to a couple million dollars to invest? Then you’re in luck, my friend! Christie’s New York will be holding their next Magnificent Jewels sale on April 11 in New York’s Rockerfeller Plaza.
Included in the April 11th sale will be the collection of Joan Kroc, the wife of McDonald’s founder, Ray Kroc.
The above Harry Winston diamond necklace (lot 335) is the most expensive piece in the Kroc collection, estimated between $1 million – $1.5 million US. Set with a detachable pear-shaped fancy intense yellow diamond it weighs approximately 42.13 carets. It hangs from a pear and circular-cut diamond two-row necklace mounted in platinum and 18K gold.
Also included in the sale is a magnificent 50.67 carets unmounted pear-shaped diamond (lot 336) estimated to sell for anywhere between $2.25 – $2.5 million U.S.