A stately and glamorous 18ct yellow gold and jade cocktail ring hailing from the 1960s.
The vintage ring features a large flat cut cabochon of mossy green jade claw set into a high cathedral mount tall golden arches elevating high from the finger. Fanned shoulders flanking the stone at the sides split into 3 and a flat band complete this impressive dress ring that is a classic example of the more flamboyant Art Nouveau & Deco designs that enjoyed a revival in the 1960s and 70s.
A good luck talisman Jade is a symbol of serenity and wisdom, it is considered a "Dream Stone" bringing long life to the wearer.
MATERIALS: 18ct yellow gold, acid tested
GEMSTONE: Presidium tested Jade, cabochon cut measuring 20x15mm and 3mm thick
MEASUREMENTS: face measures approx. 1" (2.5cm) tall and 7/8" (2cm) wide, shoulders 5mm sloping to band width of 2mm at the back. The ring stands 8mm from the finger.
RING SIZE: UK N, US 6-3/4 with sizing available for an additional fee, contact us with your ring size for a price quote
HALLMARKS: none, we have acid tested to verify gold purity and it registers at 18ct
DATE: mid century, circa 1960
WEIGHT: 4.9 grams
CONDITION: the ring is in very, very good condition with only light surface wear and the lovely gemstone free of any flaws, please see photos, the jade is very shiny so apologies for the dark reflections. We have filed a tiny area on the inside of the band to acid test but the scratch is only noticeable under magnification and can't be seen when worn
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