SOLD Victorian Oval Moonstone 9kt Gold Ring
This beautiful ring is from the late Victorian period, circa 1880, and it has a wonderful and fairly large moonstone solitaire as its feature. The moonstone has been claw set all around and has a lovely adularescence as is customary of these popular gemstones. It is fairly white in its appearance and measures approximately 12mm by 11mm. A lovely presence on the finger. The gold is 9kt gold and the ring is hallmarked '9c' making it English in origin.
Materials - 9kt Gold (marked), Moonstone
Age - C1880
Size - Moonstone measures 12mm by 11mm
Ring size US 8 1/2 UK Q 3/4 This ring could be re-sized
Condition - Good. The shank has had a repair at some point. There is a photo of this, also showing the little pierced holes in one shoulder. The moonstone has some very light surface scratches, consummate with age and owing to the fact that moonstone is a fairly soft stone.
Weight - 3.2g