14K yellow gold ring set across the top with caliber-cut rubies and old European cut round diamonds and an oval cabochon ruby bezel-set on each side. Signed "GB,” circa 1970. Size 6.
Meriwether McGettigan has been in the jewelry business for more than 30 years. Her unique boutique has the rarefied feel of an elite European club, catering to a global clientele whose tastes run to vintage Tiffany, Lalaounis, Cartier, Verdura, Van Cleef Arpels, and other fine jewelers, as well as spectacular artisanal pieces from around the world. Meriwether frequently lectures on jewelry from the Retro Period (1930s and ‘40s) and important 20th-century designers.