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    Oscar Heyman Bros. Emerald, Diamond, Gold Ring
    Stones: Octagonal step-cut emerald weighing approximately 7.55 carats; full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 3.50 carats
    Metal: 18k gold
    Marked: Maker's mark for Oscar Heyman, 32021
    Gross Weight: 17.44 grams
    Size: 6 (sizeable)

    Property from the Estate of Kittie West Nelson Ferguson


    Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): Full-cut
    Count: 51 - 75

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: The emerald has surface reaching inclusions and/or chips on the surface. The shank has slight evidence of repair. Completed by a horseshoe sizer on the inside of the shank.
    Oscar Heyman Bros.: The Heyman family emigrated from Russia to New York in 1906 where they launched Oscar Heyman & Brothers in 1912. The brothers were master platinumsmiths who utilized only the finest diamonds and colored gems. The firm manufactured and supplied jewelry for the most prestigious American jewelry houses of the 1930s. Oscar Heyman & Brothers continues to be a self-contained, family owned and operated business where the old world techniques of tool making, fine platinum and gold metalsmithing in the production of each piece.

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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    November
    5th Friday
    Auction Dates
    December
    6th Monday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    14 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 24
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