UK Size. M………….USA Size. 6.25
Vintage 8 Carat Yellow Gold and Natural Solitaire Welo Opal Ring from the mines of Ethiopia.
This is a quality opal, which has a pale brown/olive semi-transparent background colour with rolling flashes of blue and green, which radiate from within the crystal than across its surface. It is high domed, 9.5 mm in diameter and of approx. 3.00 carats.
The gold shank is stamped “333”, which is a German mark for solid 8 carat gold and it looks to date to the 1930’s to 1960’s.
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. M…..USA Size. 6.25 and weighs 2.74 grams.
A beautiful and totally unique period opal ring for those who like something different and exclusive in their jewellery.