DescriptionAmethyst, Quartz, Gold Earrings, Paula Crevoshay
The earrings feature marquise-cut amethysts weighing a total of 0.62 carat, suspending carved rock crystal quartz briolettes weighing a total of 38.32 carats, set in 18k gold, marked Crevoshay. Gross weight 16.91 grams.
Dimensions: 3/4 inch x 2 inches
*Note: earrings are designed for pierced ears
Designer: Paula Crevoshay
Gem Type: Amethyst, Quartz
Gem Average Clarity: Fine
Gem Shape: Marquise, Carved Briolette
Gem Count: 1 - 25
Overall Condition: Excellent
Notes: Stone weights are known. Hooks on the reverse of the earrings allow for a variety of drops to be suspended from the tops, or the fleur-de-lis to be worn on their own. Marked Crevoshay, 18k. Completed by posts with friction backs.
Paula Crevoshay: Paula Crevoshay graduated with honors from VCU in Richmond Virginia and won a full scholarship to the University of Wisconsin where she earned her Master of Arts degree in 1977. She launched her first collection of one-of-a-kind art jewels in 1981. Her work has been shown at such museums as the Smithsonian and the Carnegie, among others, and can be found in many important public and private collections.
*Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".
Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Small (view shipping information)
Sales Tax information | Terms and Conditions
Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments
Glossary of Terms
Buyer's Premium per Lot:
25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.
Opens about 01/02/2018
- Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
- Bid online
- Free Collector newsletter
- Want List with instant e-mail notifications
- Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
- Cash Advances
- More Bidders
- Trusted Experts
- Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)