A stunning Australian Opal Cabochon and natural emerald dress ring. Circa 1940s.
The solid crystal opal is an oval cabochon shape, 8 x 6 mm (5/16 x 1/4 inch).
The opal is set in a cluster arrangement, surrounded by 20 round natural emeralds. Approximately 1.5 mm in diameter each.
The emeralds are a lovely spring green color. A little brighter than the photographs display.
The full setting is 14 x 11 mm (1/2 x 7/16 inch).
The ring is made with 10 k yellow gold (hallmarked),
The ring size is: 5 (US, Canada); J 1/2 (Australia, UK, Ireland, NZ); 15 3/4 (Germany, Scandinavia); 9.5 (Italy); 9 (Japan, India, China).
The ring weighs 3.3 grams