SOLD Vintage 14kt White Gold Turquoise Harem Ring
A beautiful and vibrant ring from the mid to late 20th Century. The ring is made from 14kt white gold and has five fine bands that are held together at the back of the finger with a specially made keeper. The bands are set with various sizes of turquoise and their positioning has been calculated specifically to ensure that the ring sits perfectly on the finger. The turquoise are a beautiful colour and exhibit a little matrix in some of the gemstones. They have all been claw set.
This style of ring is called a harem ring or a puzzle ring and is an alternative style of wedding ring, notably from Turkey where the word 'harem' is a derivative of 'haram' meaning forbidden or sacred place. a wonderful and eye-catching piece of jewellery. The mix of turquoise with the white gold is unusual and a beautiful change from the norm.
Materials - 14kt White Gold (tested), Turquoise
Age - Mid to late 20th Century
Size - The ring measures approx 18mm wide at the top narrowing to 10mm at the back
Ring size UK O US 7 This ring cannot be resized
Condition - Very good
Weight - 5.96g