An American mid-20th century 18 karat gold brooch and earrings suite with rubies, diamonds and turquoise by John Rubel. The brooch is an openwork bloom comprised of large gold loops studded with accenting rubies that expertly play with the negative space. Three raised clusters of turquoise and ruby, each centering on a diamond, make up the center of the bloom, while matching clusters make up the earrings. The brooch has 88 round-cut rubies with an approximate total weight of 5.85 carats, 3 round-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .95 carat, and 69 cabochon turquoise. The earrings have 10 round rubies that have the approximate total weight of 1.60 carats and 5 round diamonds with the approximate total weight of .60 carat. With original box. The brooch measures 2" high by 3' round.The earrings measure 1" diameter.
|Artist: John Rubel|
|Dimensions: 3'' high x 3'' wide|
|Item #: ST-19327|
|Price: $32,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|