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September 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Art Deco Platinum, Star Sapphire, and Diamond Ring

Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2932BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 27, 2016 10:00AM


Art Deco Platinum, Star Sapphire, and Diamond Ring, set with an oval cabochon measuring approx. 16.50 x 13.50 x 10.50 mm, the shoulders set with full-cut diamonds, size 7 1/4.

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 $1,500-2,000

Some abrasions and light scratches. Star is not strong.

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Alice Larkin Toulmin, Monterey