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    Diamond, Enamel, Platinum, Gold Earrings, David Webb
    The earrings feature full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 4.00 carats, set in platinum, enhanced by black enamel applied on 18k gold, marked Webb. Gross weight 38.20 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-1/8 inches x 13/16 inch
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears


    Estimate: $14,000 - $18,000.

    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: The epitome of chic. Marked ©WEBB ®, 18K PLAT. The enamel on one earring is slightly damaged. Completed by clipbacks 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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    *Reserve Not Met. A reserve has been posted on this lot, but no bids have met the reserve. The next bid will meet the reserve.

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    April
    29th Monday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    April
    29th Monday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    2 Days 23h 39m 24s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: 7
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55317) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Monday, April 29, 2019.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

    Reserve Amount:
    $11,000
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