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Shaken or stirred, cocktail rings have never gone out of style.
In order to appreciate the cocktail ring, it is essential to understand its background. Not surprisingly, the cocktail ring got its start in America during Prohibition. The 1920s decade in America was a time of excess. Social, cultural and artistic dynamisms fueled opulent lifestyles despite the Eighteenth Amendment.
Continuing with our pearl theme for the month, here are some pearl facts by the numbers.
At Christie’s auction house in April 2007, $7.1 million was paid for a suite of natural pearl jewelry that had been owned by the maharaja of Baroda. The original seven strand necklace is now two strands.