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In a round stepped motif centered with a bezel set mabé pearl (14mm), completed with posts and omega clip backs, stamped 14K and with maker's mark A.V.C.
1 3/8 in. diameter
10.6 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.
Pearls display a white body color with rose overtones, good luster, lightly spotted surface and acceptable nacre quality.
Good estate condition.