Natural Solid Opal & Two White Topaz 10k Solid Yellow Gold Men's Ring in. 1970's 10k Solid Yellow Gold ring is set with a. 9x7mm 0.75ct Natural Solid Opal. This natural solid opal has.
This is a semi-translucent base solid opal meaning light can pass into the opal giving it depth of color. This Amazing Natural Solid Opal has not been treated or color enhanced in any way and is. We took quite a few photos of this opal under different lighting conditions to give an idea of the abundance and brightness of the fire and where it occurs. As you move the opal the fire shifts in brightness and from. This Opal is a Domed Oval Cabochon Cut.Cabochon refers to a gemstone that has been shaped and highly polished instead of being faceted. This opal is natural solid welo opal that has its origins in the Wollo Province in the horn of Africa. The term Solid Opal means.
That the opal you are looking at is indeed a solid chunk of the opal and not a sliver of opal set on a background which would be a doublet or triplet opal. Solid opals are more rare and valuable. This ring is vintage 1970's and probably originally had a Linde sapphire or another type of cabochon. This opal was cut and expertly bezel set later since welo opals came into use about 30 years ago. This ring also features a Two 2mm White Topaz expertly bead set in recessed rhodium triangular mounts.
Rhodium is a precious metal that can cost ten times as much as gold. Rhodium is used because it is white and mirror-like. It's like chrome, but much whiter, and the most reflective of all metals.
Both topaz have amazing color and clarity. The word Topaz is derived from Topazos, a small island in the Red Sea, where the Romans obtained a stone which they called by this name. The ancient Greeks believed that topaz gave them strength. In Europe during the Renaissance people thought that topaz could break magic spells and dispel anger. The opal and both topaz are in.Free of any chips, nicks, cracks, or scratches. This yellow gold ring has a beautiful hand brushed finish. Dark areas on the gold in the photos are not blemishes but shadows and reflections due to the difficulty in photographing the highly polished gold. This ring is fully hallmarked "10k" and tests as and is. To be 10k solid gold. And will arrive ready to wear. This is a Vintage 1970's. Men's Ring not a copy or reproduction.
This ring is a size. And can be sized up or down by any competent jeweler. Ring dimensions are 28mm tall and 22mm wide. Ring rises 6.5mm from the finger. 5.0 Grams (0.18 Ounce) Almost 1/5 Ounce Total Weight.
All our Rings will include a FREE Ring Gift Box. The rings are cleaned using an ultraviolet UV-C sterilizer disinfection box that sterilizes without the use of any chemicals that might damage the gemstone. Due to differences in measuring devices and the way certain types of rings fit these rings should only be sized in person by your local jeweler. Sizing by your local jeweler is relatively inexpensive and you will have a ring that properly fits your finger. All size 9 rings are not the same.
The ring may fit on a mandrel and measure as a size 9 but the way the ring is made, the way the ring has been enlarged or reduced, and the finger type you have may make it fit like an 8 or 10 or worse. Have your sizing done in person for a proper fit. If you don't know your ring size you can Google search.
And use their online tool. They also have a conversion tool for converting US ring sizes to international sizes. Our rings are CHECKED and CLEANED (unless otherwise stated) by our JEWELER so condition is not a problem. We make every effort to represent our rings accurately by listing the weight of our rings down to the tenth of a gram and dimensions to the mm.
Please use these measurements to gauge heft and scale. An explanation of the measurements in the "Ring Size & Measurements" section. The tall measurement is the distance from the bottom or shank of the ring to the middle peak of the gemstone most easily measured when wearing the ring and placing the hand flat on the table and measuring the height of the ring from the table. The wide measurement is the width of the ring from outside to outside at the widest point when looking at the ring from the top. The rise from the finger measurement is the height of the ring from the finger to the peak of the gemstone when worn.
In the final photo the tick marks on the L-Square are 1 millimeter apart. All of our photos are taken using DAYLIGHT BULBS with a color temperature of 5000k so the colors in the photos are extremely close to a true representation of the actual color of the rings and gemstones. We determine the age and period of our rings using.Materials & Methods of Construction. Available Hallmarks, Maker's Marks, & Touchmarks. Anything substandard WILL be stated in the description. Please read the entire description and terms and if you have a question Please Ask. Due to differences in measuring devices and the way certain types of rings fit, we do not offer resizing on our rings. We encourage you to have your sizing done at your local reputable jeweler. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution.
The item "Vintage Red & Green Natural Solid Opal & White Topaz 10k Solid Gold Men's Ring" is in sale since Sunday, December 5, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Rings".
The seller is "nxtleveljewelry" and is located in Berea, Kentucky. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.