Large Maxwell Chayat Ring - American Modernist - Black Banded Agate
Rare Maxwell Chayat Sterling Silver and Black Banded Agate ring. This piece came out of an estate which had originally purchased each of the pieces directly from Chayat in 1963-65. Stunning oval/tear drop shaped stone with a refined classic band. Rare and fantastic piece of wearable art.
This listing is for the Black Agate Ring only.
Chayat's work is in private collections and synagogues across the world. His work has been shown at the Smithsonian Institution, Cooper Union, the Jewish Museum of New York and the Newark Museum.
The stone measures approx. 1.25" long x 9/16". Ring size 7. Signed "Chayat Sterling" Good vintage condition with minor wear and original heavy patina.