Sorry, this item is Sold
Georgian 22ct natural opal and ruby ring. This is an attractive and beautifully crafted Georgian 22ct solid yellow gold ring, hallmarked 22ct( British hallmark). The ring is claw-set with a deep red genuine ruby gemstone which is bordered by a cluster of 6 top quality cabochon natural oopal gemstones. These are also claw-set in the ring and all of the opalsdiplay a full range of bright vibrant colours under different light intensities. The upper regions of the shank are highly decorative and exhibit 'meandering scroll and open-work patterning'. There is a 22ct gold stamp mark on the inside circumference of the shank which equates to a high gold fineness (91.6 %). The ring is very striking and unusual for Georgian Jewelry, absolutely stunning when worn, truly a ring to be treasured and enjoyed for many years to come.
Measurements: Face of ring 10.5 mm
Stone Size: Opals 1.00ctw Ruby .025ct
Weight: 2.5 grams
Ring Size: 7 1/4
Date: Circa 1820