Genuine Amethyst Ring - Edwardian 10k Yellow Gold 1.04 CT Round Faceted Purple Gem - Antique Circa 1910s Size 5 Ostby Barton Fine Jewelry
Pretty antique circa 1910s Edwardian era 10k yellow gold genuine amethyst ring! This beautiful solitaire style ring features a round faceted purple amethyst gemstone, that is securely prong set. The setting is free of design, and the shank is marked for the renowned jewelry company - Ostby and Barton. A collectible piece of fine antique jewelry, featuring February's birthstone!
ERA - Circa 1910s / Edwardian
METAL / MATERIAL - 10k yellow gold, genuine amethyst (approx. 1.04 CT)
MARKINGS / HISTORY - Inside of shank is marked "OB 10k". Ostby (Co-owner of company) 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. Genuine amethyst is securely prong set. Amazing antique amethyst ring!
SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Size: 5, Ring Head Height: 8.13 mm, Rise Of Ring Off Of Finger: 8.80 mm, Shank: 1.79 mm, Genuine Amethyst: 7.16 x 7.11 x 4.29 mm, Weight: 2.52 grams
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