This is a quality vintage 9ct solid gold circular shaped citrine gemstone ring. The citrine gemstone is double claw-set into the ring, size diameter 14.0mm and in excellent condition. It exhibits an appealing rich orange hue and is exposed to the reverse side of the head of the ring to allow the light to shine through and make it sparkle. It is beautifully cut and housed into a basket-like crater. There is an engraved '9ct gold' stamp mark on the inside circumference of the shank. Size 'M-N'(UK), 6.75(US). Weighs 4.9 grams. The ring is in excellent condition throughout with a genuine citrine gemstone and without repair.
*Citrine is a yellow-to-golden member of the quartz mineral group(Si02 or Silicon Dioxide )and is the birthstone for November. Sources of citrine include Brazil, Bolivia, several African countries and parts of the Soviet Union. The name 'citrine' was derived from 'citron', a French word meaning 'lemon'.