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Victorian Opal and Old Cut Diamond Ring, circa 1880s


A pretty pastel-coloured opal cabochon is classically-framed by 1.20 carats of old cut diamonds set in platinum over 18 carat yellow gold at the centre of this original Victorian era ring. The balance of this piece, which dates from the 1880s, was handmade with scalloped edges and decorative tri-part split shoulders in the period’s favourite metal, 18 carat yellow gold. Gemstone: Diamond, Opal Carat Weight: 0.75 Centre + 1.20 Stone Shape: Cabochon, Old Cut, Oval Colour: G Clarity: VS2 Metal: 18ct Yellow Gold, Platinum Age: Victorian, 1880s Size: R


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