UK Size. K/L…….USA Size. 5.50
Vintage 8 Carat Yellow Gold and Natural Multicolour Welo Opal Dress Ring from the mines of Ethiopia.
This is a quality crystal opal, which has a pale brown/olive background colour with bright rolling flashes of green, red, yellow and orange across its entire surface. These colour plays have an almost magical quality, as they radiate from within the crystal than across its surface. It is high domed, 12mm by 10mm and of approx. 3.50 carats.
The gold shank is stamped “333”, which is a German mark for solid 8 carat gold and it looks to date to the 1950’s 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. K/L…..USA Size. 5.50 and weighs 4.16 grams.
A beautiful and totally unique period opal ring for those who like something different and exclusive in their jewellery.