Estate Walter Schluep Hand carved Abalone Shell Gemstone Ladybug Sterling Silver Ring; top of ring measures approx. 17 x 14mm; approx. ring size 6.5; entirely hand crafted; Signed: SCHLUEP STERLING and WS his trademark signature.; excellent vintage condition; A great opportunity to acquire specially selected choice items from the artist's private collection! A must have you’ll enjoy for many years to come! Classic and Timeless …To have, to hold, to keep Forever… Family Heirloom Quality! WALTER SCHLUEP MASTER JEWELER and SCULPTOR Swiss born, Montreal based; An avant-garde artist of the 1960's '70's '80s 90s and up to 2012 describes himself as a sculptor working in miniature form. A free spirit who expresses himself through his work, creating a passionate & unique style...transcending time. An unmistakable force in the Modernist & Art Moderne Movement! His works are of very high quality and sought after by collectors. In his heyday, he exhibited extensively and has won many prestigious awards. He is now retired and to this day has an impressive worldwide following. I've known Walter Schluep for many years and am privileged to consider him a friend!