News about Garnet Rings
Historical society musters Garnet Jex Civil War watercolors
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) – The late Garnet W. Jex, artist and illustrator, was a man of impeccable detail. Of his 50 watercolors in possession by the Sharpsburg Historical Society, Jex’s detail goes beyond his brushstrokes. Vernell Doyle, society president, points out the notes in the margins of each of his paintings including such information as […]
The golden rule with garnets: the redder, the better
NEW YORK — Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend, but garnets delight jewelry wearers of any age or gender. While garnets can be yellow, orange, blue or green, the most common and preferred shade for the stone is blood red.
Dazzling dragonfly brooch could land among top lots in Aug. 3 sale
NEW YORK – On Wednesday, August 3, starting at 1 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will present a sale of Antique and Contemporary Designer Jewelry. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
Apollo Art Auctions to offer premier antiquities, ancient and Asian art, July 24
LONDON – A museum-quality selection of expertly appraised antiquities, ancient and Asian artworks, jewellery and weaponry will be offered by Apollo Art Auctions on Sunday, July 24, starting at 12 noon BST (7 a.m US Eastern Time). The 500-lot sale will be conducted live at Apollo’s elegant London gallery, with international participation cordially welcomed by […]