Please view the technical details and further images below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options. Place Of Origin:England Date Period:Circa 1880 | Victorian Metal Composition:18ct Yellow Gold Stone Composition:Opal: 1.78ctLength 10mm; Width 8mm; Depth 3.9mm DiamondTotal diamond weight: 0.24ct (estimated) Band Size: UK P / US 7.5. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up or down to any size. Front Head Dimensions:Length 10.9mm; Width 19.6mm; Height of setting 4.6mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age. All stones secure, safely set with claws fully covering each stone, no damage to the setting. Minor scratches due to age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.
A wonderful play of colour, with dominant blues, greens and yellows is displayed in this cabochon crystal opal. With a generous weight of 7ct, its a very appropriate size to mount a cocktail ring. First crafted in the 18th century, paste gemstones were made to stimulate the look of natural gemstones, usually cut and faceted from leaded glass. This ring's Edwardian heritage is responsible for the cluster of paste gemstones, which are relatively rare nowadays and a true marker of an antique ring. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options. Place Of Origin:England Date & Design Period:Circa 1900 | Edwardian Metal Composition:Yellow Gold Stone Composition:Opal: 7ct (estimated)Length 20mm; Width 12.5mm; Depth 5.8mm Band Size: UK L 1/2 / US 6. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized. Front Head Dimensions:Length 24.5mm; Width 19mm; Height of setting 8mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age. All stones, including opal centre stone, checked and secure. Safely set within each settings, claws fully covering each paste stone. No damage to the setting. No scratches, crazing or chips to the opal, recently polished. Caring for Jewellery
This magnificent Australian opal amounts to an impressive 5.06ct and showcases the soft-pastel play of colour that opals are renowned for. It is further elevated by a cluster of VS1 diamonds which complement the opal's natural allure. Tapered shoulders are worked into the ring’s 18ct white gold basket under-carriage, an emblem of the late 20th century. The setting of this ring is elegantly understated, designed to draw all attention to the captivating face of this extraordinary piece. With its mesmerising opalescence, exceptional brilliance and generous proportions, this ring is the ultimate cocktail ring, a true statement of sophistication and glamour. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options. Place Of Origin:United Kingdom Date & Design Period:Circa 1970 | Late 20th century Metal Composition:18ct white gold. Hallmarks for; 18ct gold, London and the year 1976. Stone Composition: OpalAustralian Opal: 5.06ct (estimated)Length 17.4mm; Width 14.5mm; Depth 3.5mm Treatment: Untreated (assessed by our GIA qualified gemologist). The opal is from the lighting-ridge mines of Australia. Diamond Total diamond weight: 1.00ct (estimated). Average Clarity; VS1. Colour; F/G. Cut; round brilliant-cut. All matching and original to the ring. Band Size: UK L 1/2 / US 6. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized. Front Head Dimensions:Length 16.9mm; Width 16.9mm; Height of setting 5.5mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age. All claws intact, no damage to the setting. No scratches to the opal, no crazing or cracks; recently polished. Caring for Opal Jewellery
Frequently Asked Questions
Find out about resizing, certification and shipping at The Antique Ring Boutique
Can a ring be re-sized?
Yes, most of our rings can be re-sized; unless stated in the item description. Simply add your required size in the notes section at checkout, and our team will take care of the rest!
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How long does re-sizing take?
Please allow an additional 5 to 10 working days to the delivery time. If you require your order for a particular date, please get in touch as soon as possible, and we will do our best to accommodate.
Can I purchase a ring and later return it to be re-sized?
Yes, we do. For example, if you have recently purchased a vintage engagement ring online, but it is not quite the right size for your partner, we can resize it. There is no additional charge for this but the buyer is responsible for the return postage and insurance upon return.
Does the ring come with a certificate?
While most of our rings are accompanied by gemological certificates, it is possible to provide a certificate to rings which don’t already have a certificate. There is an additional charge for this. All of the rings are checked and examined by a professional gemologist before they reach the website.
Do you ship items internationally?
Yes, we provide free international express shipping on all online orders. Local taxes and duties may apply. However, we currently do not ship to the following territories: Africa, Brazil, Cambodia, India, Israel, Lithuania, North Korea, Pakistan, Republic of Georgia, Russia, Turkey, etc.
How long will it take for the ring to arrive?
For all vintage and antique ring UK orders, orders are shipped via Royal Mail Special Delivery, the working day after the payment has cleared. Please allow 1-2 business days for your order to arrive. For orders from all other countries, orders are shipped via FedEx or DHL, the working day after the payment has cleared.
Please allow 4-5 business days for your order to arrive. Local taxes and duties may apply. You can read our shipping page for more information.
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