Sale - Color Change Ring - 14k Yellow Gold Created Purple Sapphire Statement - 1960s Retro Size 5 1/4 Oval 14 + Carat Synthetic 60s Jewelry
Mesmerizing vintage 14k yellow gold ring featuring a colossal created color change sapphire, weighing an impressive estimated 14.25 carats! The synthetic sapphire displays a color change phenomenon, shifting from a violet purple in natural daylight, to reddish purple in artificial light (displayed in 9th photo). The large created sapphire is oval cut and secured by four prongs. Four round cut white accent stones further adorn the piece. There are artistic decorative ring shoulders embellished with open metal details and a Florentine gold finish. Unique and substantial piece of fine retro jewelry circa 1960s, with an intriguing optical effect! *Sale - price reduced from $550 USD to $445 USD.
ERA - Circa 1960s - Retro
METAL / MATERIAL - 14k yellow gold, 1 lab created color change sapphire (estimated 14.25 carats), 4 white accent stones (setting and size limit gemological testing, likely created spinels)
(Contains essentially the same chemical composition and properties as their natural counterpart, but created by man.)
MARKINGS / HISTORY - N/A, professionally tested
CONDITION - Good vintage condition. Ring has been cleaned and lightly polished. One white accent stone is set more to the side, believed to be by design. Fabulous retro piece of fine jewelry!
SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Size: 5 1/4, Created sapphire: Approx. 18.25 x 13.19 x 7.4 [D] mm, Back of shank: tapers to 2.06 mm, Weight: 9.54 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