The style of this ring is often referred to as a "halo" ring. Whether we callit a "halo" or a "cluster", it is immediately recognized. From what we have seen, it is among the most popular designs. Here is a fine 18K (marked) ring featuring a colorful opal flashing bands of green, blue and red. Surrounding the opal are 70 points of fine diamonds numbering 14. Close inspection with a 10 power loupe indicates they are VS--HI color. Without removing the stones it is nearly impossible to be exact. However, the diamonds are clean and very bright and enhance the opal.
Surrounding the gems is a ring of gold in an elegant design. The ring is size 6 and weighs 9 grams. The top measures 7/8 inch by 7/8 inch. the opal is 3/4 inch by 3/4 inch. The rings sits 1/2 inch above the finger. The shank features a design part way down each side.
The ring is in excellent condition and makes a statement on the hand. It is worthy of your praise and interest.