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    Diamond, Enamel, Gold Ring, David Webb
    The snake ring features full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.35 carat, set in 18k white gold, enhanced by red and black enamel applied to 18k gold, marked Webb for David Webb. Gross weight 18.50 grams.
    Size: 6-1/4 (not sizeable)


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): Full-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: Partial horseshoe sizer marked © Webb® for David Webb, 18K. The plaque on top of the snakes head is slightly loose and there is damage to the red enamel as well as some wear to the bottom of the outer shank.
    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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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    3rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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