ANTIQUE VICTORIAN TANZANITE PASTE RING 18CT GOLD ON SILVER CIRCA 1890
A spectacular Antique Victorian ring with a fabulous marquise shaped gallery decorated with sparkling old cut white Paste Stones which are approx. 0.20ct each.
The crowning feature is a striking 0.60ct Tanzanite in the centre which will have been added over time as Tanzanite’s weren’t mined until the 1960s.
Tanzanite is a stunning deep blue stone that was first discovered in Tanzania. The stone is the celebrated gemstone of the 20th Century and is one of the most valuable Crystals today.
The piece is modelled in Silver and has been gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold giving it a grand appearance. It is a beautiful statement piece that truly catches the eye.
We recommend you insure for £525, We can provide a written Valuation on completion of the sale.
WEIGHT: 8.6 grams
MEASURES: R ½ in the UK or 9 USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
FACE MEASURES: Width 15 x Height 29 x Depth 4mm
STONES MEASURE: Tanzanite – 4mm x 5mm/ Paste – approx. 4mm x 4mm each
METAL: Silver gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold
STONES: Tanzanite (0.60ct), Paste (approx. 0.20ct each)
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1890
ITEM NUMBER: 19-1028