This is a decorative antique 18ct solid gold citrine gemstone ring. The citrine gemstone is claw-set into the ring, 'block shaped' and of size 17.0mm x 12.5mm. It is translucent, beautifully cut and exhibits a rich dark yellow hue. The gemstone is housed into an attractive 'basket like surround' and is partially exposed to the reverse side of the head of the ring. There is an (18ct)(.750) marking on the inside circumference of the shank which equates to its high gold purity. Size 'K-L'(UK), 5.75(US). Weighs heavy at 8.3 grams. The ring is in very nice condition throughout with a genuine citrine gemstone and without repair.
*Citrine is a yellow-to-golden member of the quartz mineral group and is the birthstone for November. Sources of citrine include Brazil, Bolivia, several African countries and parts of the Soviet Union.