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    Diamond, Enamel, Platinum, Gold Brooch, David Webb
    The brooch features full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.70 carats, set in platinum, enhanced by white enamel applied on 18k gold, marked Webb for David Webb. Gross weight 62.40 grams.
    Dimensions: 2 inches x 2 inches




    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): Full-cut
    Count: 26 - 50

    Metals:
    Platinum
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Fierce and bold. Marked © Webb 18K PLAT for David Webb. Completed by a double pinstem and trombone catch on the reverse.
    David Webb: Formed in 1946 by partners David Webb and Nina Silberstein, David Webb Inc. created colorful jewelry recognized for its bold, sculptural design. Webb drew inspiration from the work of Cartier, Seaman Schepps, Faberge and Verdura. His passion for color, texture, enamel, gems and unusual materials brought him to the forefront of jewelry design in the 1950s and 1960s. His fondness for nature and ancient cultures influenced his most famous motifs, stylized animals and flowers. David Webb created contemporary wearable gold sculptures until his death in 1975. He left behind a legacy as one of the pioneers of American jewelry design. David Webb Inc. continues to produce jewelry based upon original artwork and sketches, under new ownership.

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    October, 2018
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