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    Star Sapphire, Diamond, Gold Ring, Julius Cohen
    The ring features an oval-shaped star sapphire measuring 12.22 x 9.05 x 9.49 mm and weighing approximately 11.30 carats, enhanced by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.00 carats, set in 18k gold, marked Julius Cohen. Gross weight 18.80 grams.
    Size: 7-1/2 (not sizeable)


    Condition Report*: Designer: Julius Cohen
    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 26 - 50
    Gem Type: Sapphire
    Gem Shape: Oval-shaped cabochon
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Marked: Julius Cohen 18K. Sizing would disrupt the pattern of the diamonds and the band.
    Julius Cohen: In 1929, while just a teen, Julius Cohen began working for his uncles at Oscar Heyman Brothers. He spent thirteen years as an apprentice learning the old world approach and techniques of jewelry manufacture, before joining illustrious jeweler Harry Winston. He expanded the Winston brand across the US, most predominantly in Texas. Julius Cohen struck out on his own, opening a New York salon in 1955. His business catered to an exclusive clientele, by employing a marketing approach of serving clients at their homes. This exclusivity combined with excellence of craftsmanship and design made Julius Cohen jewelry highly sought after. The designer passed away in 1995. His business continues today under the leadership of his son-in-law, Leslie Steinweiss.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    7th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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