Tiffany Co By Paloma Picasso Hammered Cocktail Ring In 18Kt Gold With 11.28 Cts Moonstone
Cocktail ring designed by Paloma Picasso for Tiffany & Co.
Beautiful piece, created by Picasso at the Tiffany Studios in New York city. This cocktail ring has been carefully crafted in solid yellow gold of 18 karats, with hammered finish. Mount on top in a bezel, with a round cabochon cut (14 x 14 x 8 mm) of a natural translucent pink Moonstone gemstone of 11.28 carats.
The total weight of this ring is 12.2 grams and the actual size is 6, sizable. The top view measure are 17 mm by 23 mm and raise 12.5 mm over the finger.
Stamped with, the maker's mark, the production year, the gold assay hallmarks and signed in full, "T& CO. PALOMA PICASSO .750 ITALY".
She was the Daughter of the artists Pablo Picasso and Françoise Gilot. Paloma has been a creative force since the day she was born. Growing up in France, she was surrounded by art and was always encouraged to create herself, which she did with great enthusiasm—firstly, with childhood drawings and, later, through her now iconic jewelry collections for tiffany. Embodying the art and culture movement of the 1980s in New York city, Paloma was a progressive choice for Tiffany & Co.
This gemstone come in a variety of colors. The body color can range from colorless to gray, brown, yellow, green, or pink. The clarity ranges from transparent to translucent. The best moonstone has a blue or pink sheen, perfect clarity, and a colorless body color. The term pink encompasses color, varying from honey to beige to peach. The stone has a white shine and often is seen with the appearance of a cat’s eye or a star. This moonstone in particular is in perfect condition and is very fine gem quality.
This ring is a nice collector's piece and is in perfect vintage condition. Paloma Picasso's jewelry is recognizable for the use of brilliants and colored gems, set in bold shaped designs.
Collateral: It is accompanied by a presentation jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this ring is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the gold. The gemstone, is secured in the settings. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: R0000MREN/.2932