Wonderful mans vintage estate 18k yellow gold rhodolite garnet ring, size 9-3/4. Handsome mounting with a cross hatched design and highly polished band with a bezel set rhodolite plum garnet. Measures 1/2" in width,the band tapers to 4.9mm at the back of the ring shank. The oval faceted genuine rhodolite plum garnet has lively well saturated color and measures 10mm x 7.5mm x 3.5mm (2.05 carat). The ring weighs 6.5 grams. Hallmarked "18K" inside. In outstanding condition- mid century modern circa 1960's. Garnet is the birthstone for the month of January.