Tiffany & Co 1977 Elsa Peretti Rare Extra Large Kinetic Bean Ring In 18Kt Yellow Gold
Kinetic bean ring designed by Elsa Peretti (1940-2021) for Tiffany & Co.
A vintage iconic bean ring, created in New York city at the Tiffany Studios in New York city by Elsa Peretti, back in the 1970's. This unusual free form movable ring is very rare and has been carefully crafted in solid yellow gold of 18 karats, with high polished finish.
Has a total weight of 8.7 grams and the actual size is 5,5, sizeable and is adjustable. The top view measurements are 22 mm by 15 mm (0.87 x 59 Inch).
Stamped, with the maker's mark, the gold assay hallmark and signed, "PERETTI 18KT TIFFANY & CO. .750".
Elsa Peretti, was a very famous designer that joined Tiffany & Co in the 1974 and change the complete role of diamonds and color gemstones in fashion for the everyday wear and elevating the status of the sterling silver jewelry. mostly using unusual gemstones and materials. all her creations are as modern today as ever.
Literature: Tiffany & Co. Blue Book, 1976-1977, Pp-45.
Note: This model was produced in three sizes; small, medium and large, with and without diamonds. This is the heaviest and largest ring. Actually all of them are retired and not more in production.
Collateral: It is accompanied by the designer's presentation jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this ring is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the gold. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: R0000DRRE/.2091