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DescriptionEmerald, Diamond, Gold Ring, David Webb
The ring features an emerald cabochon measuring 14.70 x 14.40 x 9.10 mm and weighing approximately 12.25 carats, accented by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.65 carats, set in 18k gold, marked Webb. Gross weight 19.40 grams.
Size: 6-1/2 (sizeable)
Estimate: $4,500 - $5,500.
Avg Color: G-H-I
Avg Clarity: VS
Count: 26 - 50
Count: 1 - 25
Overall Condition: Very Good
Condition Notes: Marked Webb 18k. Horse shoe sizer attached to shank. The emerald has some nicks, abrasions, and surface reaching inclusions.
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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