09-27-2016 09-27-2016
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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2932B Boston
September 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Art Deco Platinum, Aquamarine, and Diamond Ring

Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2932B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 27, 2016 10:00AM


Art Deco Platinum, Aquamarine, and Diamond Ring, prong-set with a cushion-cut aquamarine measuring approx. 15.50 x 11.30 x 9.20 mm, the shoulders set with old single-cut diamonds, size 8 1/2.

Provenance: The descendants of Alice Larkin Toulmin.

Note: Alice Larkin Toulmin famously restored her grandfather's early 19th century home in Monterey, California. The Larkin House is now a museum and considered the prototype for Monterey Colonial architecture.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

a few very small nicks and light scratches visible only under magnification.

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Alice Larkin Toulmin, Monterey