Artistic Aquamarine Ring in Gold
Edwardian delicacy combines with Art Nouveau touches to reveal an aquamarine ring with sleekness and power. Arches, diamonds and leaf patterns adorn the gallery and enable the gem to sit up off the finger. Of 14k yellow gold, light and shadow interplay against the icy blue of the aquamarine rectangular cut stone. Measuring 10.5 cm by 5.5 cm, this ring weighs approximately 1.75 carats.
Measurements: 3/8 of an inch (0.85 cm) in width and the stone and its mount measure 7/8 of an inch (1.1 cm) in length. The ring is currently a size US 6 (UK K-1/2; Euro 16.5, 52 mm) and is easily sized up or down. Has a weight of 2.9 grams.
Date: Circa 1915
Note: The gemstone weight is approximate since the stone was not removed from its mount to preserve the integrity of the setting.