David Webb, The Newport Earrings. Oval and pear-shaped cabochon opals, faceted rock crystal beads, and hamered 18k gold.
18k Yellow Gold
David Webb#s Newport earrings were originally commissioned by Doris Duke, the billionaire tobacco heiress and philanthropist, whose art-filled Newport home, Rough Point, is now open to the public as a museum. Revealing the legendary jeweler#s mastery of proportion and craftsmanship, each earring features two pear-shaped cabochon opals with a faceted rock crystal bead and hammered 18K gold. Center Diamond Weight:
Platinum & 18K Yellow GoldMetal Weight: