This beautiful, large, 14K yellow gold ring with a color change synthetic sapphire that is a deep purple with flashes of red in daylight, and reddish purple in incandescent light. The stone measures 12mm wide x 16mm long. It is showcased in a basket style setting with 20 prongs holding it firmly in place. The setting is made of 14K gold and is marked on the inside of the band. It weighs a hefty 8.5 grams. The ring is currently a size 8.25, and could be sized up or down by your jeweler. It is in great condition with only a little wear on the back of the band and a few very tiny flea bites on the table edge of the stone, and very light surface wear, only noticeable under magnification.