Description

    Tourmaline, Gold Ring, Cynthia Bach
    The Duchess Collection ring features an oval-shaped tourmaline measuring 16.40 x 12.80 mm and weighing 11.90 carats, set in 18k gold, maker's mark for Cynthia Bach. Gross weight 22.10 grams.
    Size: 6-1/2 (sizeable)

    The Property of Betty Reed Edwards Woodward Ellis
    Dallas, Texas


    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Cynthia Bach
    Gem Type: Tourmaline
    Gem Average Clarity: Fine
    Gem Shape: Oval-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Excellent
    Notes: Hues of brownish-pink and gold mingle in this breathtaking tourmaline. From designer Cynthia Bach's Brocade line, which seeks to emmulate the richly brocaded fabrics worn by the lords and ladies of the Royal European courts. Purchased at Neiman Marcus in Dallas, Tx. Exact weight of the tourmaline known.


    Cynthia Bach: Cynthia Bach is renowned for European inspired designs which showcase her unparalleled metalsmithing techniques. Her handcrafted creations in 18k gold often feature granulation, engraving, brocade work, filigree, or satin finishes. She is a contemporary Los Angeles based jewelry designer who achieved worldwide exposure in 1991 when her line was promoted by Neiman Marcus. Cynthia Bach has a strong celebrity following, including Cate Blanchett, Kim Cattrall, Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson and LeAnn Rimes, among others.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    29th Monday
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