Posts Tagged ‘jewelry’
The Tourbillon Différentiel was the winner of the Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix in the innovation category and includes 151 diamonds totalling more than 17 carats. The movment is the handwinding caliber DW8002 with 24 jewels and the 18K white gold case measures 43mm X 12mm.
The Tourbillion Mystérieux Squelette features 141 diamonds with a total of over 17 carats. The movement is the handwinding caliber DW8001 with 19 jewels and the 18K white gold case measures 43mm X 14mm.
Jeweled “family” heirlooms belonging to Salvatore “Sammy Bull” Gravano – including his diamond-encrusted pinkie rings and gawdy key chains – will hit the auction block next month, with the proceeds going to the feds.
“A lot of them were assets gained from the criminal enterprise he participated in,” said Andrea Esquer, a rep for the Attorney General’s Office in Phoenix, where New York’s most notorious mob rat was busted for peddling ecstasy in 2000.
“The money will go into our [federal racketeering program] to fund other criminal investigations.”
Go ahead, make them an offer they can’t refuse.
Any rappers down? T.I.?
According to the Miami Herald, New Orleans-based Jack Sutton Fine Jewelry has filed a lawsuit against Weezy, whose real name is Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., in Miami-Dade Circuit Court.
The complaint alleges that Carter currently owes $146,000 on a $170,000 jewelry purchase.