UK Size. L…..USA Size. 5.75
This is an Art Nouveau 8 Carat Yellow Gold & Natural Multicolour Opal Ring from the Cooper Pedy mines of Australia.
This is a quality opal which is 9mm in diameter, domed and of approx. 2.50 carats. It has a grey background colour with panels which flash red, orange, green, blue and yellow across its surface, as rotated in the light.
The ring setting has an ornate leaf design around its sides and is stamped “333”, which is a German mark for solid 8 carat gold.
Difficult to date precisely, but I think it is of the period, Circa.1910 or thereabouts.
It has been polished/sonically cleaned, is in excellent overall condition, with no damage/repair or obvious signs of wear.
It is a UK Size. L…..USA Size. 5.75 and weighs 3.86 grams.
A beautiful and totally unique period opal ring for those who like something different and exclusive in their jewellery.