RARE MARIE ZIMMERMANN TOURMALINE, MULTI-GEM ENAMELED YELLOW GOLD RING
An octagonal scissor-cut green tourmaline, approx. 10.13 cts. by formula set to pierced and millegrained bezel-set blue sapphire and ruby gallery with translucent blue, red and green enameled hoop. Ca. 1930. Stamped with artist's cypher. Size 6 3/4. Note: Same design with garnet pictured in "The Jewelry and Metalwork of Marie Zimmermann." Pg. 331. Provenance: The Estate of Melita (Bessie) Stewart, thence by descent.
Sale Price: $7,500
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Tourmaline 15.82 x 11.91 x 6.76mm. Minor loss to blue enamel at prong tip. Overall, very good condition.