ANTIQUE VICTORIAN OPAL AND DIAMOND RING 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1880
This is a spectacular antique Victorian natural Opal and old cut Diamond ring, which is Circa 1880.
Set in a lovely 18ct Yellow Gold gallery which is all original.
It is large and extremely striking when worn.
The central natural Opal is approximately 2ct in size with smaller Opals tapering out.
The lovely natural Opal is a kaleidoscope of rainbow colours shimmering and changing colours with the light. The Opal Radiates a myriad of colours - blues, pinks, greens, turquoise and an inner orange.
Each old cut Diamond is a beautiful old cushion cut, approximately 0.12ct in size each.
Diamonds sparkle continuously and beautifully captivating the allure of natures beauty.
Diamond is the hardest mineral on Earth and this combined with its exceptional lustre and brilliant fire has made it the most highly prized of all gems.
Old cut Diamonds are known to dance by candle light.
The Opals and Diamonds compliment each other perfectly.
It is steeped in Victorian history.
This has to be one of the nicest Opal and Diamond rings we have exhibited for sale from this Era.
We can provide a written Valuation on completion of sale.
We recommend you insure for £3500
It weighs 4.2 grams
Measures M 1/2 in the UK or 6 1/2 USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
The face of this ring measures 20mm across x 10mm down
The central Opal measures 8mm across x 10mm down
The two outer Opals measure5mm across x 8mm down
Stands 4mm off the finger
In excellent condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 9589