Sale 19JL04 | Lot 53

Gold, Platinum, Carved Ruby, Emerald, Lapis, Black Enamel and Diamond Brooch, David Webb

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Gold, Platinum, Carved Ruby, Emerald, Lapis, Black Enamel and Diamond Brooch, David Webb

Lot Details

Lot 53
Gold, Platinum, Carved Ruby, Emerald, Lapis, Black Enamel and Diamond Brooch, David Webb
18 kt., the geometric plaque centering one triangular-shaped carved ruby approximately 21.0 x 28.0 x 6.8 mm., topped by one fluted emerald flower approximately 11.4 mm., outlined in gold, framed by 29 platinum-set round diamonds approximately .95 ct., quartered by 4 square lapis panels, flanked by 2 pear-shaped carved emerald leaves, accented by stepped black enamel, signed Webb, approximately 20.8 dwts. gross. With signed pouch.


C Estate of a Distinguished New York and Palm Beach Lady

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Carved ruby: medium deep pinkish-red, included, cavity under prong, semi-translucent, medium polish.

Emerald flower: deep green, included, several surface-reaching inclusions, chip on petal, good polish.

Emerald leaves: medium green, moderately included, several minor surface-reaching inclusions on one, with brownish inclusion to the side, slightly visible, translucent, good polish.

Diamonds: G-H-VS.

Lapis: bright blue, good luster.

Minor enamel loss on one point, slightly visible.

1 1/16 x 2 1/4 inches.


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Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important Jewelry

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