Lot 3057
14KT Gold and Amethyst Earrings
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Each prong set with an emerald cut amethyst (20 x 15.10 x 9.20 mm) weighing approximately 39.0 total carats, completed with posts and omega clip backs, stamped 14K / 585 with maker's marks CO and RJT.

7/8 x 5/8 in.

7.6 dwt.

From the Collection of the late Dobie D. Hogan, Norfolk, Virginia

Dobie D. Hogan was a print and runway model in Norfolk, Virginia who began her career in New York working for the Paris designer Mainbocher in the 1950s, and in the 1970s, she was voted "Best Dressed Woman" of Hampton Roads, Virginia. Her lifelong love of jewelry and substantial collection began with her fashionable mother, Louise Jenkins Driver, and developed over Hogan's long involvement with the industry.

Amethysts display a purple hue, medium tone and moderately strong saturation.

Good estate condition.