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DescriptionRock Crystal Quartz, Gold Ring, Ed Wiener
The ring features frosted rock crystal quartz measuring 13.90 x 8.95 mm, set in 18k gold, marked EW for Ed Wiener. Gross weight 7.90 grams.
Size: 5-1/2 (sizeable)
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.
Type(s): Rock Crystal Quartz
Count: 1 - 25
Avg Quality: Good
Overall Condition: Good
Condition Notes: A unique ring for everyday wear. Marked 18K. The quartz has nicks on the edges. Scratches on shank can be buffed.
Wiener, Ed: Ed Weiner, a New York based designer, was influenced by the Abstract Expressionist movement of the late 40’s. His designs present a contrast to the baroque and surrealistic styles of his contemporaries. At the beginning of his career, Weiner worked mostly with silver then transitioned into using gold and precious stones to create more artistic and modern pieces. He is praised for his embodiment of Modernist jewelry using abstract images, unconventional textures, and sculpted designs.
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