Signed House of Kraus 10k gold vintage Art Deco synthetic blue sapphire ring, size 7. Gorgeous details on the mounting and a rectangular faceted synthetic sapphire which measures 7mm x 5.5mm x 3.5mm (1.40 carat). The sapphire has vibrant well saturated color. Weighs 1.7 grams. The ring measures 1/2" north/south and the band tapers down to 1.6mm. Hallmarked and maker marked inside the shank "10K HofK'. In excellent condition, circa 1940s. House of Kraus, Inc.- Pittsburgh, PA and Butler, PA. Ring manufacturers mid century 1940-50. NON US buyers please contact us for shipping rates before placing your order.
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Sapphire is the blue variety of the mineral corundum. Very durable, positively regal, and prized throughout the ages, including numerous references in both the old and new testaments of The Bible. The gem symbolizes nobility, truth, and faithfulness and has adorned high clergy and royalty throughout the ages. Sapphires durability, second only to diamond, make it a wise choice for everyday wear, and for an alternative to the diamond engagement ring. Sapphire is also the traditional gem of choice for the 5th wedding anniversary.
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