C. 1960 Vintage Opal and 1.35 ct. t.w. Diamond Ring in 14kt White Gold. Size 5
C. 1960. It's easy to fall under the hypnotic spell of this opal and 1.35 ct. t.w. diamond ring from our Estate collection. The diamond baguette border plays up the kaleidoscopic colors of the pear-shaped opal. 14kt white gold ring. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1960 Vintage Opal and 1.35 ct. t.w. Diamond Ring in 14kt White Gold. Size 5)
1 1/4 inches
14KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 14kt is 58.33% gold. In the United States, 14K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
WHITE GOLD: Gold is a precious metal which is naturally quite soft. To give it a white color and increase its strength, gold is alloyed with white metals, such as silver and/or palladium, and often plated with rhodium. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
Diamond: The hardest and most brilliant of all gemstones, a diamond can make the heart race with its pure and fiery spark. An ancient symbol of love, a diamond is the preferred gemstone for tokens of affection, such as rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets. Diamond is the birthstone for April.
(Quantity: 3, Shape & Cutting Style: Baguette
BAGUETTE: An elongated rectangle step-cut. Typically used for smaller diamonds, but can be found in other gemstone as well.
, Color Grade: H-I
Color Grade H-I: Near-colorless
, Clarity: VS1-VS2
Clarity VS1-VS2: Very slightly included. Inclusions are observed with effort under 10x magnification, but can be characterized as minor.
, Weight: 0.25 ct. t.w.)
OPAL: With an iridescent luster that can reveal a beautiful kaleidoscope of color, the opal has inspired many myths and legends. A white opal with swirls of soft pastel shades is popular for jewelry, but opals also come in black and blue. Opal is the gemstone for October birthdays.
(Color: White, Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Pear
PEAR: Similar to the outline of a pear fruit, this is a round shape that comes to a point on one side.
CABOCHON: A style of cutting gemstones to achieve a smooth, domed surface with an absence of facets.
, Weight: 8.90 carats, Size: 24x13 mm)