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    Ruby, Diamond, Platinum Bracelet, Raymond Yard
    The bracelet features square-cut rubies weighing a total of approximately 2.40 carats, enhanced by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.75 carat, set in platinum, marked Yard. Gross weight 25.00 grams.
    Dimensions: 7 inches x 1/4 inch


    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Raymond Yard
    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Ruby
    Gem Average Clarity: Fine
    Gem Shape: Square-cut
    Gem Count: 26 - 50
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Marked: YARD and incised C1272. A beautifully made bracelet with high quality stones, but reknown jewelry designer Raymond Yard.


    Raymond Yard: Raymond Yard lived the American Dream. In his impoverished youth, he worked for Marcus and Company both behind the scene in production, later at the forefront as a salesman before leaving to open his own business in 1922. His New York boutique sold watches and jewelry made of the finest material. His impeccable eye for quality and detail became Raymond Yard’s trademark. Rarely advertising, Yard's fame and reputation spread by word of mouth, earning him the patronage of America’s finest families: Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, du Pont, Woolworth and Flagler among others. He also attracted celebrities such as Joan Crawford and Douglas Fairbanks. A humble man, his jewels are simply marked YARD. Raymond Yard is viewed ad one of the most prominent Art Deco jewelers in the world. Raymond Yard retired in 1958; his firm continues today.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    4th Monday
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