Vivid purple-hued amethysts join with a singular green demantoid within the face of this elegant ring, accompanied by a host of creamy pearls in varying sizes. All of the stones are held in sturdy enclosed bezel settings with decorative prongs. The ring head has a fully enclosed back face, ensuring all stone stay secured, meeting up with a broad set of shoulders, laid in with more pearls. The shoulders transition into a slimmer shank with some simple relief detail. In excellent condition, this lovely ring would make a fine addition to your collection.
Materials and Features:
- 14k yellow gold [acid tested for fineness]
Age/Origin: Estimated Georgian, all-original; c.1810
- Weight: 4.26 g
- Dimensions: 15.7 mm ring face width; 2.8 x 1.2 mm sizing area
- Ring size: 7.5 US
Condition: Generally excellent condition, with no overt damage or compromising age wear. All of the stones are set sturdily in bezel settings; the demantoid and amethysts all have vivid, colorful hues, while the pearls bear pleasant creamy tones. The gold is a high quality 14k yellow, with intricate prong details to the stone settings. The shank has a well-formed circular shape with no distortion, for a comfortable and consistent fit. The far back of the shank has two solder lines, suggesting the ring had been re-sized at some point. Some minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage pieces.
Please view and inspect our photos closely, as they are considered part of the condition report. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.