A lovely Art Deco era ring with an oval cut natural amethyst.
The amethyst is a mesmerizing purple color. The clarity is superb and the gemstone and ring are in excellent condition.
The simple, geometric lines of this ring typify the simplicity and elegance of design found in the early part of the 20th century.
The oval faceted amethyst is 10 mm long and 7 mm wide (6/16 x 5/16 inch). It is bezel set with delicate millegrain detailing.
The size of the total setting is 15 mm x 9 mm (19/50 x 3/8 inch). With the 9 k yellow gold setting (hallmarked 9 ct J Ld), showing the lovely patina found in vintage jewelry.
The ring size is: 6 1/2 (US, Canada); N (Australia, Ireland, UK, NZ); 54 (France); 17 (Germany, Belgium, Scandinavia); 13 (Italy); 13 (Japan, China, India); 14 (Switzerland).
The ring weighs 2.4 grams.