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Sculptural 22kt Gold and Rutilated Quartz Ring, Gillian Packard

Auction:
2847B
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2847B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 29, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Sculptural 22kt Gold and Rutilated Quartz Ring, Gillian Packard, London, 1971, the wide band set with a faceted rutilated quartz, 15.3 dwt, size 6 1/2, British hallmarks and maker's mark.

Note: Gillian Packard (1938-1997) established herself as one of the leading jewelers of the 1960s, winning many major jewelry awards and became the first woman to become a Freeman of the Goldsmiths Company in a professional capacity. Examples of her work are in the collection of the Victoria & Albert Museum, London.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Gillian Packard, Gillian, Gold, Goldsmiths, University of London, Hallmark, Jewellery, Jewellery making, Maker's Mark, Packard, Platinum, Quartz, Silver, London, Victoria

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