Here we have a stunning vintage rectangular cushion cut large unheated untreated natural blue Ceylon type sapphire and baguette diamond ring in 14K yellow gold circa 1980.
This ring is sophisticated, elegant and timeless in design. The sapphire is a beautiful medium intense sky blue and has been expertly set. To either side of this fine gem quality unheated untreated blue sapphire the shoulders are set with untreated natural fine white diamonds. There is stunning color contrast between the solid gold, the white diamonds and the amazing gem quality natural sapphire!
The blue sapphire itself measures 6.48mm by 5.29mm by 4.10mm and weighs 1.50 carats as estimated in the setting.
There are 1.30 carats of mainly VS, VS/SI clarity E/F/G color natural untreated baguette cut diamonds. In total 14 of these beautiful diamonds are set into the shoulders of this one of a kind engagement ring.
This makes the total sapphire and diamond weight here 2.80 carats.
This ring is a size 7 US (N 1/2 UK/AU sizing), there is some leeway to size within a range so please inquire about your size.
Like so many custom made jewels no fineness mark is present, professional testing concludes solid 14 karat yellow gold.
It weighs 4.69 grams approximately.
The ring rises 5/16″ high off the finger and is 1/4″ along the finger (8mm, 7mm).
It is in beautiful estate condition, all stones are secure and it is ready to gift or to wear.
This is a very chic heirloom quality ring. It would make a perfect choice for a showstopping engagement ring or anniversary ring. It can certainly be worn everyday if so desired.
An Appraisal Report is included with your purchase.
We will ship in a presentation box for safe keeping.