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    Rock Crystal Quartz, Gold Jewelry Suite, David Webb
    The suite consists of a ring and matching earrings featuring carved rock crystal quartz cabochons ranging in size from 19.40 mm to 23.90 mm; all set in 18k gold, marked Webb and David Webb. Gross weight 88.90 grams.
    Ring Size: 6-1/4 (not sizeable)
    Earring Diameter: 1-1/4 inches
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears


    Estimate: $14,000 - $18,000.

    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Rock Crystal Quartz
    Shape(s): Cabochon
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: This suite will rock your world! Earrings marked Webb 18K for David Webb. Ring Marked David Webb 18k. Earrings completed by clipbacks on the reverse. The ring would be challenging to upsize. It does currently have a horseshoe style sizer soldered to the interior of the shank. The gold shows some signs of wear and the quartz cabochons have some scratches and nicks.
    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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