Top headlines :

Home gallery Ten Beautiful Alexandrite Necklaces and Jewelries That Will Drive You Crazy

Ten Beautiful Alexandrite Necklaces and Jewelries That Will Drive You Crazy

zina Published On Tue Jan 07 2020   Modified On Tue Jan 07 2020
Ten Beautiful Alexandrite Necklaces and Jewelries That Will Drive You Crazy

The color-changing Alexandrite is the birthstone for the month of June. It is also the anniversary stone for the 55th marriage. Due to its ability to change its color, the quality can be determined by keeping the under certain lights. 

In this article, you will learn about some of the expensive Alexandrite jewelry sold at Christie's auction. There are pictures of necklaces, rings, and earrings with their hammered price. 

An Impressive Alexandrite Pendant Necklace

An Impressive Alexandrite Pendant Necklace.
An Impressive Alexandrite Pendant Necklace.
Image Source: Christie's

This necklace is a very beautiful Alexandrite necklace/pendant that is detachable. The impressive thing about this necklace is that it changes its bluish-green daylight color to purple at night. It is 40 cm long with marquise-cut Alexandrite. The detachable pendant featured a cushion-cut Alexandrite of 8.86 carats which are surrounded by marquise-cut Alexandrite.

The necklace was sold at Christie's in 2007 for $594420.21.

Alexandrite and Diamonds Pendant Necklace/Brooch

Alexandrites and Diamonds Pendant Necklace.
Alexandrites and Diamonds Pendant Necklace, and Brooch.
Image Source: Christie's

This detachable diamond and Alexandrite necklace can be worn as a pendant and brooch. This versatile necklace features a hanging diamond foliate with flower-cut Alexandrite in the center and five Alexandrite drops. 

The 41 cm long necklace consists of pear-shaped Alexandrites weighing from 2 carats to 4.31 carats and brilliant-cut diamonds. It was sold at Christie's auction for USD 481,000.

Alexandrite and Diamond Necklace

Alexandrite and Diamond Necklace.
Alexandrite and Diamond Necklace.
Image Source: Christie's

This 42.7 cm long Alexandrite and diamond necklace features 27 cushion-cut Alexandrite with pear-shaped diamonds. The Alexandrite in the necklace is of Brazil origin which can change color. 

It was sold for 225585.11 USD at Christie's auction in 2012.

Alexandrite and Diamond Suite

Alexandrite and Diamond Suite.
Alexandrite and Diamond Suite.
Image Source: Christie's

This gorgeous necklace features several oval-cut alexandrites that are surrounded by circular-cut diamonds. It is stretched with marquise-cut diamonds. The earrings have Alexandrite that is surrounded by diamonds and mounted in platinum. 

The suite was sold at Christie's auction for 159360.07 USD in 2003. 

Stunning Alexandrite and Diamond Necklace

Stunning Alexandrite and Diamond Necklace.
Stunning Alexandrite and Diamond Necklace.
Image Source: Christie's

The Alexandrite and diamond necklace sold at the Christie's auction is 41 cm long. It features seven oval-shaped Alexandrite that is placed within the brilliant-cut diamonds and marquise-shaped on the side. It was sold for 74164.97 USD in 2007.

Alexandrite Cat's Eye Suite

Alexandrite Cat's Eye Suite.
Alexandrite Cat's Eye Suite.
Image Source: Christie's

The name cat-eye suite is given due to the design that has an oval-shaped cat's eye design. The oval-shaped cat's eye Alexandrite is mounted in platinum and 18k white gold. The necklace is 42 cm long whereas the earrings are 3.2 cm. The suite was sold at Christie's auction for 56237.17 USD in 2010.

Alexandrite and Diamond Pendant

Alexandrites and Diamonds Pendants.
Alexandrites and Diamonds Pendants.
Image Source: Christie's

This pendant features two Alexandrites where one is circular-cut weighing 3.67 carats and the other is oval-cut weighing 5.24 carats. Both Alexandrite stones are spaced by two square-cut diamonds with brilliant-cut diamond being in the middle. It is in 18k white gold neck chain of 40.5 cm long which has additional square-cut diamonds. 

The pendant was sold at Christie's in 2006 for 33936.37 USD. 

An Alexandrite Necklace by Mikimoto

An Alexandrite Necklace by Mikimoto.
An Alexandrite Necklace by Mikimoto.
Image Source: Christie's

This necklace features circular-cut alexandrites which are design as a line of 41.4 cm. The alexandrite stones are mounted in platinum and gold. The necklace has the maker's mark for Mikimoto and was sold for $16068.35 at Christie's auction. 

Alexandrite and Diamond Ear Pendants

Alexandrite and Diamond Ear Pendants.
Alexandrite and Diamond Ear Pendants.
Image Source: Christie's

This chandelier design ear pendant features nine Alexandrite of oval-shaped hanged in the brilliant-cut diamonds that are mounted in platinum. It is 5.6 cm long and was sold at Christie's auction in 2008 for 41070.72 USD.

A Single-Stone Alexandrite Ring

A Single-Stone Alexandrite Ring.
A Single-Stone Alexandrite Ring.
Image Source: Christie's

This ring features a cushion-cut Alexandrite that weighs 8.14 carats flanked by baguette-cut diamonds which is mounted in platinum. The estimated price for the ring was 12,000 USD to 15,000 USD and was sold for 70,500 USD at Christie's auction.

Visit Stoneharu for more pictures and the cost of jewelry for different gemstones.