Description

    Gentleman's Star Sapphire, Gold Ring, Karl Stittgen
    The ring features an oval-shaped purple star sapphire measuring 19.13 x 14.79 x 10.00 mm and weighing approximately 29.40 carats, set in bark finished 18k gold, maker's mark for Karl Stittgen. Gross weight 24.00 grams.
    Size: 10-1/2 (sizeable)


    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Karl Stittgen
    Gem Type: Star Sapphire
    Gem Average Clarity: Fair
    Gem Shape: Oval-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: With maker's mark for Karl Stittgen and "18k" inside shank. Born in Germany in 1930 Karl Stittgen moved to Vancouver, Canada in 1952 and opened a jewelry store shortly thereafter with his wife Nora, fabricating beautifully made jewelry of his own design. After closing and re-opening his jewelry store several times to travel and learn about interior design and ceramics, he currently has a jewelry store in Vancouver again, open since 2003.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    4th Monday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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