Victorian Opal and Old Cut Diamond Ring, circa 1880s

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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

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    Unknown
  • Stone
    Diamond
    Opal
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dealer Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU61932750223
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