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Sea Of Love - Vintage 14K Gold Angel Skin Coral Ring. This charming ring is crafted from 14K yellow gold, hallmarked 14K and a makers mark. Featuring a natural heart shaped angel skin coral cabochon gemstone, Victorian Revival styling, and quality gold-work. This sweet ring is set with a lovely pale salmon coloured coral gem, which exhibits extended decorative prongs. The shoulders have a slight taper and the band is smooth and polished, which allows for a comfortable fit. This precious ring would make a perfect gift or addition to any jewelry collection.
Note: Angel Skin Coral is a pretty pink coloured coral , which is referred to Angel Skin, and it is also very valuable, almost as prized as the oxblood . Coral comes in every colour of pink, from very pale that is almost white to dark salmon colour.
Similar to pearls, coral is one of the few precious gems grown by a living organism. Small marine life called coral polyps grow colourful calcium carbonate skeleton that over time forms a hardened complex of branches within the ocean depths.
Measurements: Face of Ring 18.00 mm x 6.00 mm
Stone Size: Coral 6.00 mm x 6.00 mm
Weight: 1.50 grams
Ring Size: 5 1/2
Origin: America Provenance: Canada
Date: Circa 1960