London Blue - Estate Sterling Silver London Blue Topaz Ring (ER111)

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$295.00 
Item Number:  ER111
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London Blue - Estate Sterling Silver London Blue Topaz Ring.  This gorgeous Estate ring is crafted from sterling silver, hallmarked 925 SS for sterling silver.  Featuring a genuine natural round cut London Blue topaz gemstone, exquisite detail and design. The expertly claw set blue topaz has the most beautiful London blue vibrant colour. The shoulders on the ring are detailed and the gallery features filigree work and freesia. The shank is polished and smooth which allows for a comfortable fit. This Edwardian Revival ring would make a perfect gift or addition to any jewelry collection.

 In mythology, topaz is portrayed as a gem of peace and healing. It was first found by the Romans over two millennia ago on the Island of Topazios in the Red Sea. They believed it could protect its wearer from enemies and bring reconciliation.

In mythology, topaz is portrayed as a gem of peace and healing. It was first found by the Romans over two millennia ago on the Island of Topazios in the Red Sea. They believed it could protect its wearer from enemies and bring reconciliation.

The origins of this gem were discovered and mined in 1960 by British explorer Max Ostro in Minas Gerais, Brazil. One of the most popular theories for this stone being called London Blue topaz is because London has a bit of topaz prestige tied to it. ... It's the largest cutThe UK Natural History Museum impressively has the largest cut topaz to ever go on display at their museum. The gem is 15 centimeters long and 10.5 centimeters wide, a total of 9,381 carats! 

Topaz Gem Guide and Properties Chart | Gemstones.com

 Silver's history is long. The first evidence of silver mining dates back to 3000 B.C., in Turkey and Greece, according to the RSC. Ancient people even figured out how to refine silver. They heated the silver ore and blew air over it, a process called cupellation. 

 

Measurements:  Face of Ring 11mm x 11mm 

Stone Size: London Blue Topaz 3.50 carat 

Weight: 2.7 grams 

Ring Size: 7

Condition: Excellent 

Origin: America 

Date: 21st Century

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