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Ladies 14K yellow gold jade bracelet and 14K jade ring, 2 items total. 1st item: 14K yellow gold bracelet, containing 4 cabochon jade ovals, approximately 15.5mm x 12mm, and 14 round brilliant diamonds, approximately 0.25 carats, SI2 clarity, and H color. Tests 14K. 7" L. 18.9 grams. 2nd item: 14K yellow gold ring with 1 cabochon oval jade, approximately 16mm x 12.5mm. Marked 585. Size 3. 7.1 grams. 26 total grams. Provenance: The Estate of Jane Dudley, Nashville, TN and Palm Beach, FL. Social icon Jane Dudley was the founder of one of the South's most prestigious charity eventsÐthe Swan Ball, benefiting Cheekwood. She traveled the world as the wife of U.S. Ambassador to Denmark, Guilford Dudley, with whom she shared a landmark Nashville estate, Northumberland. A graduate of Nashville's Parmer School, Ward Belmont and Vanderbilt University, she worked briefly for the Tennessean newspaper and later for Tiffany & Co., where she managed corporate accounts for more than twenty years and later served on the board of directors. Mrs. Dudley was also a member of the International Best Dressed List. In 1963 she was the founding chairman of The Swan Ball, now the nation's longest running charity ball. She also chaired the Tiffany Feather Ball in New York from 1981-1991, the ball benefiting the Palm Beach Cancer Society in the 1970s (featuring entertainer Bob Hope), and in England, a ball at Blenheim Palace to raise funds for the historic castle's roof.

Condition

Overall very good condition.

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14K Jade Bracelet and 14K Jade Ring

Estimate $750 - $850Jan 25, 2020
Starting Price $375
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