Hallmarks for 1966 authenticate this incredibly glamorous vintage cocktail ring that boasts a huge rectangular pastel yellow Citrine of at least 28 carats!
Retro styling on a grandiose scale the ring is crafted in thick buttery 9ct yellow gold with the emerald cut Citrine a wide rectangular shape that completely covers the front of the finger from side to side and stretches from knuckle to knuckle in length. The impressive gemstone is tightly hugged in 4 substantial curved claws with thick scroll elements decorating the under gallery and accenting the shoulders.
The Citrine is a sophisticated pale lemon colour with mystical light grey/blue undertones, it is crystal clear with tiny feathery inclusions deep within adding to its unique decorative appeal. It has been tested using a Presidium Gemstone Tester and the ring band is even stamped "Real Stone", just in case you were under any illusions that this monumental Scottish gemstone is genuine!
A ravishing mid-century "Cairngorm" cocktail ring in November's birthstone, the beloved gemstone of Scotland!
MATERIALS: 9ct yellow gold
GEMSTONE: Scottish citrine measuring just over 20x15mm, roughly 28 carats
HALLMARKS: stamped '9-375' for 9ct, 'leopard head' for London, date letter 'l' for 1966, makers mark 'AJLP' and 'Real Stone'
WEIGHT: 9 grams
MEASUREMENTS: ring profile stands 11mm from the finger, band 2.4mm wide
SIZE: UK O, US 7-1/4 with sizing available for an additional fee, please message us for a quote
DATE: 1960's, mid-century
CONDITION: in excellent vintage condition with light wear in keeping with age. Our photos are taken under very high magnification, microscopic surface scuffs that might show up in the extreme close-up pictures are invisible to the naked eye.
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Materials: 9ct Gold, Citrine.