Jean Vendome, A Gold and Diamond Ring, c 1970
Jean Vendome, A stylish diamond ring. The 1 1/8″ ,18k yellow gold ring of geometric design with approximately .60 cts of mixed-cut diamonds all g-h color and vvs clarity. The flexible square-shanked band moves with hand, an unusual and interesting piece of one of a kind jewelry. “One of Jean Vendome’s innovations was his awareness of the body,” said Michèle Heuzé, a gemologist, jewelry historian and auctioneer. “His pieces were articulated and often made to slink up a woman’s hand or neck and adapt to her body.” Vendome, known for his elegant unique style produced over 37000, (mostly individual) pieces during his career. A great alternative to the traditional engagement ring. Size 5.5. Signed J Vendome with french marks.