Vintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K GoldVintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K GoldVintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K GoldVintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K GoldVintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K GoldVintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K GoldVintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K GoldVintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K Gold

A tantalizing vintage opal ring dating back to the Retro era, circa 1960's! The eye is drawn towards the Australian crystal opal which measures 18.5mm long x 12.50mm wide - an impressive size on the finger I might add! The solid opal has a nice semi-translucent body, hence the term 'crystal opal'. The opal emits beautiful bright green fire along with blue, purple and orange flecks. - highlighted more in daylight, and like all opal best seen in real life to be fully appreciated. The opal is claw set with lovely swirling flat ribbons of gold surrounding, a wire basket-style undercarriage supports opal from below and sturdy 3.5mm wide flat profile band makes up the rest of ring.

Ring is hand-crafted in 9k yellow gold, corresponding stamp inside shank "9CT" along with the makers mark "JB". Finger size measures 9 3/4 (USA) or T (AUS). Head of ring measures 22mm along finger x 17.80mm across and setting height is 9.60mm.

A gorgeous, impressive Australian opal ring! Perfect for the lady born in October (opal birthstone), or for the opal enthusiast!

SPECIFICS

ERA: Retro, 1960's or so

MATERIAL: 9ct Yellow Gold

STAMP: "9CT" "JB"

GEMSTONE: One Solid Crystal Opal; cabochon oval-shape; measuring approx 18.7mm long x 12.50mm wide, 5.20mm deep; estimated weight is 7.30 carats; semi translucent body with bright green fire along with blue, purple and orange flecks. Likely Australian origin, possibly Coober Pedy opal

WEIGHT: 6.13 grams

FINGER SIZE - 9 3/4 (USA) or T (AUS)

CONDITION: Ring presents in excellent vintage condition. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the setting or opal. A beautiful vintage ring..

Item ID: 0569


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: Yellow gold with greenish blue opal, Size: Finger Size: 9 3/4 / T

Vintage Retro 1960's Solid Opal Ring with Ribbon Swirl Surround in 9K Gold

$815 AUD   ~ $634 USD

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