You are viewing a very fine quality 14K large ribbed design fashion ring made in New York in the 1980's. The ring measures 17 mm or just under 3/4" long up the finger by 22 mm or 7/8" across. On top is a rich deep purple natural oval Amethyst stone weighing between 8 -10 carats. The ring is marked: 14K Dankner( NYC jeweler). The ring is a size 6 1/2 with a thick shank and can be re-sized. The ring weighs 11.2 grams.