Gold Nail Ring, David Webb. The 18k gold Too...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionGold Nail Ring, David Webb
The 18k gold Tool Chest ring weighs 16.60 grams, marked David Webb.
Size: 6 3/4 (sizeable)
Estimate: $3,500 - $5,500.
Overall Condition: Very Good
Condition Notes: A clever and whimsical ring to wear! Marked David Webb, 18K, E101. The ring is sizeable within range.
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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