Genuine Ruby Ring - Art Deco 18k White Gold Genuine .16 CT Reddish Pink Gemstone - Antique Circa 1920s Size 5 3/4 Filigree Belais Jewelry



Stunning antique circa 1920s era Art Deco 18k white gold genuine ruby ring! This beautiful antique ring features a round faceted .16 carat reddish pink genuine ruby gemstone, that is securely prong set. The setting has lovely filigree on the gallery, and wheat designs down the shoulders. A unique piece of fine Art Deco era jewelry, featuring July's birthstone!

ERA - Circa 1920s / Art Deco

METAL / MATERIAL - 18k white gold, genuine ruby (approx. .16 CT)

MARKINGS / HISTORY - Inside of band is stamped "Belais 18k" In 1917, David Belais of Belais Brothers acquired a patent for white gold. The Belais alloy was extremely popular; During the 1920s, white gold was sometimes referred to as “Belais metal.” Belais jewelry is highly collectible & sought after, because their company is considered to be the first to use white gold in the U.S. Their pieces are like owning a piece of jewelry history!

CONDITION - Good antique condition. White gold metal has been professionally polished & cleaned. Age appropriate patina & wear remains. Genuine gemstone is secure, with very little surface wear. Amazing genuine ruby ring!

SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Size: 5 3/4, Ring Head Height: 7.35 mm, Rise Of Ring Off Finger: 8.13 mm, Genuine Ruby: 2.86 x 2.88 x 2.78 mm, Shank: 1.13 mm, Weight: 1.90 grams

(Ring can be resized within reason by our local jeweler or likely yours, please contact us prior to purchasing if you are interested in our jeweler's resizing services.)

PRESENTATION - Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.

AUTHENTICITY - Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.