Sale 21FJ11 | Lot 1229

Van Cleef & Arpels Platinum, Sapphire and Diamond Floret Band Ring

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Van Cleef and Arpels Platinum, Sapphire and Diamond Floret Band Ring

Lot Details

Lot 1229
Van Cleef & Arpels Platinum, Sapphire and Diamond Floret Band Ring
15 round sapphires, 24 round diamonds ap. 1.05 cts., unsigned, ap. 4.5 dwts. Size 5. With signed letter and photo from Van Cleef & Arpels, no. NY 27045 SO, dated April 10th, 1957.

As stated in the letter from Van Cleef & Arpels, this ring was specially commissioned by famed actor, producer, and director of stage and film Franchot Tone for his then wife, actress Dolores Dorn. Mr. Tone acted in the Golden Age of television in well-known series such as the Twilight Zone and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour. Mr. Tone was nominated for an Academy Award in 1935 for the film Mutiny on the Bounty.


C Property of a San Francisco Lady

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $4,725 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Sapphires: deep slightly violetish blue, slightly included, lively.

Diamonds: F-G-VS.

Width 1/4 inch. Very slightly out-of-round.


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Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $4,725 (includes buyer's premium)

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