1970s William De Lillo Adjustable Star Cocktail Ring
1970s star statement ring by William deLillo. It is gold-toned and is adjustable. It can fit ring a size 5 1/2 up to size 7 1/2 and is signed “William deLillo” on a plaque on the back of the ring. Such a fun piece!
William De Lillo was born in Belgium and started his career working for reputable fine jewelry houses such as; Cartier, Harry Winston and Miriam Haskell. before branching out on his own with the help of Robert F. Clark (head designer for Miriam Haskell) forming William De Lillo Ltd. In New York City in 1968. De Lillo collaborated with the house of Chanel, Nina Ricci, Schiaparelli and Yves Saint Laurent. The impeccable craftsmanship, materials and attention to detail built a reputable European clientele, one being the Duchessof Windsor. The Baron and Baroness de Rothschild sponsored an exhibit in Paris in 1978, showcasing jewelry and sculpture by William de Lillo and Robert Clark.