Property of a Lady
GROUP OF GOLD AND GEM-SET JEWELRY
Comprising: a ring set with an emerald-cut green tourmaline accented by baguette citrines, size 4¾, signed Kieselstein Cord, with maker's mark; another ring designed as an alligator, size 5½, signed Kieselstein Cord, with maker's mark; a pair of brushed gold earclips designed as a stylized ribbon, signed Kieselstein Cord, with maker's mark; a pair of brushed gold heart-shaped earclips, one inscribed 'Eve Juliet Venus Psyche Moi', the other inscribed 'Adam Romeo Vulcan Cupid Toi', signed Shelle.
In good condition, with scratches to the metal commensurate with wear. The pin at the base of the clip fitting is loose on one of the heart-shaped earclips and would benefit from the attention of a jeweler. Each stamped 18K. The tourmaline, weighing approximately 1.95 carats, is medium deep, slightly brownish green, slightly included. The citrines are medium light to medium slightly brownish yellow, slightly included to eye clean. The ring stamped 1987 referring to the date of manufacture. The stylized ribbon earclips stamped 1982 referring to the date of manufacture; length 1 inch. Heart-shaped earclip length ⅞ inch.
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