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Goddess Of Fire - Vintage Etruscan Revival 14K Opal Ornate Ring. This stunning ring is carried from 14K yellow gold, hallmarked 14K and a makers mark KGJ. Featuring a natural opal cabochon gemstone, Victorian Etruscan Revival styling, exquisite detail and quality craftsmanship. The expertly bezel set opal in this ring has the most incredible play of colour, displaying lilac, green, blue, turquoise, and in different light intensities fiery orange. The opal is surrounded by exquisite gold-work of finials and gold beads. The gold detailing extends to the bottom of the gallery and the shoulders. The extraordinary feature on this ring is that the opal exhibits a glowing fire which flows threw the open-work. It was impossible to capture this in photographs, however the beauty of this is sure not to disappoint on person. The design of this ring was well thought out to showcase what this amazing gemstone can do. It literally looks as though there is a fire underneath the ring. The ornate shoulders lead down to a polished and smooth shank, Which allows for a comfortable fit. This Vintage ring looks stunning when worn, truly a ring to be treasured and enjoyed for many years to come.
The Etruscans were an Ancient civilization living in Tuscany. The Victorians were known for making wonderful revival pieces. This Vintage piece is a fine example of Victorian Etruscan Revival Jewelry.
Note: Appraisal Included with the ring.
Comments: Extraordinary large opal, beautiful colour play and fire. Unique and stunning design.
Measurements: Face of Ring 22.00 mm x 18.00mm
Stone Size: Opal 3.70 Carat
Weight: 8.50 grams
Ring Size: 7 1/2
Date: Circa 1960
Origin: America Opal : Australian