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Centered with a prong set oval cut citrine (27 x 20.85 x 15.75 mm) weighing approximately 47.48 carats, set on a rope twist basket with bow detail at shoulders, on split shank with opening at back of band, partial 14K stamp.
Ring size 9
13.8 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.
Citrine displays a yellowish orange hue, medium tone, and moderately strong saturation.
Good estate condition.