Antique jewelry object group: ring
Condition: excellent condition
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Country of origin: Although it does not carry any legible control marks we believe this to be of Belgian origin.
Style: Retro - The style now called "Retro Art" is a genre which was developed in the 1940s and 1950s in response to a need for bold, eye-catching graphics and shapes that were easy to reproduce.
See also: Retro or more info on styles
Style specifics: Retro Style is a recent designation for the period in the forties when large scale, stylized geometric forms, drapes, bows or ribbons were all the rage. Pink Gold, set with colored stones, sometimes in floral forms was common.
Period: ca. 1945
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Material: 18K bi-color (yellow and white) gold
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Diamonds: 14 single brilliant cut diamonds (also called 8/8) with a total estimated weight of approx. 0.28 crt.
Note: All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since the stones were not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
Precious stones: Seven rubies (lab produced) (also called verneuil ruby).
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Birthstones: Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April and ruby for July.
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Weight: 7.90 gram (5.08 dwt)
Ring size Continental: 62 & 19¾ , Size US 10 , Size UK: T½
Resizing: Free resizing (only for extreme resizing we have to charge).
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Reference Nº: 11045-0019
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
Jewelry with birthstones (or month stones) for:
January - February - March - April - May - June - July
August - September - October - November or December.
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