George Headley designed 18k yellow gold and diamond lady's crescent link watch, the bright set diamonds a combination of round brilliant and single cut stones, approximately H-I, SI1. Cast and assembled links. Hand engraved on clasp, "Warren Perry, NY, 28730" and hand-engraved on watch face, "Perry". 4 single cut diamonds on rose gold dial. 29.1 grams total weight. 6 5/8"L plus safety chain. Headley's account books list a "gold diamond wrist watch" for Mrs. Warren Wright, 1952. (Headley would have been the designer; Perry the jeweler). Exhibited: The George Headley Retrospective, Sept. 29, 2006-Jan. 7, 2007 at The Headley-Whitney Museum in Lexington, Kentucky (published in the exhibition catalog, p. 26). Provenance: the estate of Mrs. Warren (Bertha) Wright, Jr., ex-Calumet Farm, Lexington, KY. Condition: Works need adjustment. Four service marks inside back case.
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