PROPERTY OF A LADY
TWO RINGS, MARIO BUCCELLATI
戒指兩枚, 馬里奧 布切拉蒂（Mario Buccellati）
Comprising: one ring designed as a textured tapered band enhanced with white floral motifs, mounted in 18 karat yellow and white gold, size 6, signed Mario Buccellati; and the other ring, designed as a lacework tapered band, to the front accented with brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat white and yellow gold, size 5½, signed M. Buccellati; both with Italian assay and maker's marks, case stamped Mario Buccellati.
The first ring: Signed MARIO. BUCCELLATI. ITALY, with Italian assay mark for 18 karat gold and Italian maker's mark. Shows signs of some tarnish to the metal.
The second ring: Signed M. BUCCELLATI ITALY, with Italian assay mark for 18 karat gold and Italian maker's mark. Diamonds are bright and lively. Shows signs of minor tarnish to the metal, but not quite noticeable when worn.
Both rings overall in very good condition. One case stamped Mario Buccellati.
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