Sale - Created Ruby Ring - Vintage Art Deco 10k White Gold Filigree Pink July Birthstone - 1930s Size 7 3/4 OB Ostby Barton Fine 30s Jewelry
Gorgeous vintage Art Deco Era 10k white gold created ruby ring, circa 1930s! This elegant vintage piece showcases a synthetic ruby center, which weighs an estimated 1.08 carats, is round cut, and secured by four double prongs in a raised setting. Ornate filigree and milgrain designs further adorn the ring. A timeless piece of fine jewelry with July's birthstone, dating from fabulous '30s, by Ostby & Barton! *Sale - price reduced from $395 USD to $385 USD.
ERA - Circa 1930s / Art Deco
METAL / MATERIAL - 10k white gold, 1 created ruby (approx. 1.08 carats)
(Contains essentially the same chemical composition & properties as its natural counterpart, but created by humans in a laboratory.)
MARKINGS / HISTORY - Inside of band is marked 10k OB along with a Maltese cross for Ostby & Barton. 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 in 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 - Very good vintage condition. Piece has been professionally cleaned and lightly polished. Details and designs have been beautifully preserved. Amazing vintage created ruby ring, which is even more stunning in person!
SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Size: 7 3/4, Ring Head Height: 8.4 mm, Rise Of Ring Off Finger: 6.2 mm, Shank: tapers to 1.4 mm, Created Ruby: 6.23 x 6.17 x 3.9 [D] mm, Weight: 1.23 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 re-sizing 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