Created Ruby Ring - Antique 14k Yellow Gold Round Faceted 1.26 CT Red Pink Stone - Edwardian 1910s Size 5 1/2 Fine Ostby & Barton Jewelry
Beautiful antique circa 1910s Edwardian era 14k yellow gold created ruby ring! This stylish solitaire style ring features a round faceted 1.26 carat created ruby, with a lovely reddish pink color. The stone is securely prong set in a high-rise style setting, and the shank is unadorned. A fantastic piece of fine Ostby & Barton jewelry, featuring July's birthstone!
ERA - Circa 1910s / Edwardian
METAL / MATERIAL - 14k yellow gold, created ruby (approx. 1.26 CT)
MARKINGS / HISTORY - Inside of band is marked "OB 14k" A very historical piece, because Ostby (Co-owner of Ostby & Barton) was a first class passenger on the Titanic & was among one of the 1,500 passengers who perished during the tragic iceberg collision. The company was established 1879 in Providence, Rhode Island. At it's time, it was considered one of the leading producers of fine jewelry. The company ceased production in the 1950s. Ostby & Barton jewelry is highly desired by collectors of fine antique jewelry for its beautiful workmanship & historical significance.
CONDITION - Good antique condition. Yellow gold metal has been professionally polished & cleaned. Age appropriate patina & wear remains. Created ruby is secure, with some prongs slightly shorter than others and some light surface wear. Amazing antique created ruby ring!
SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Size: 5 1/2, Ring Head Height: 6.33 mm, Rise Of Ring Off Finger: 8.44 mm, Shank: 1.51 mm, Created Ruby: 5.64 x 5.64 x 2.73 mm, Weight: 1.97 grams
(Ring can be resized within reason by our local jeweler or likely yours. Please contact us prior to purchasing if you are 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.
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