SOLD Vintage French 18ct Gold Ruby & Diamond Tank Ring
A beautiful statement ring from the early middle of the 20th Century, c1940s. The ring is made from 18ct gold and is French in origin with the French hallmark for 18ct gold, an eagles head, stamped on the outside of the shank. This is a style of tank ring; a design that was particularly popular during this period, and has a wonderful dome at the centre. The dome has a diamond at the centre with little rubies set in a circle around the outside. All the stones are beautifully set in star settings. This ring is a lovely piece and makes a real statement on the hand with its chunky appearance. The gold has a very slight rosy tint to it and the ring is in lovely condition.
Materials - 18ct Gold, Diamond, Ruby
Age - C1940s
Size - The dome measures approx 13.5mm in diameter. The central diamond measures approx 3.2mm in diameter making it around 0.12ct diamonds. The rubies are approx 2mm each.
Ring size UK O 1/2 US 7 1/4. This ring could be resized
Condition - Very good. Faint evidence of a previous resizing at the back of the shank.
Weight - 8.87g