Simulated Amethyst Ring - Art Deco Era 10k Yellow Gold Purple Stone - Vintage Circa 1930s Size 6.75 Ostby Barton New Old Stock Fine Jewelry


Gorgeous vintage 10k yellow gold 1930s Art Deco Era ring featuring a simulated amethyst stone! The pale purple hued stone is emerald cut, beautifully faceted, and securely prong set. The setting has repoussé style shoulders while the band remains unadorned. A lovely piece of Signed Ostby & Barton jewelry, featuring February's birthstone color!

ERA - Circa 1930s, Art Deco

METAL / MATERIAL - 10k yellow gold, simulated amethyst (faceted pale purple glass).

MARKINGS / HISTORY - Inside of band is marked "OB-10K" 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 its 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 vintage condition. Piece has been professionally cleaned. Some light patina present to metal. Stone is secure in setting and is in nice shape. Ring is new old stock (genuine vintage but has never been worn or sold). A gorgeous piece of fine Art Deco era jewelry!

SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Size: 6.75, Width: 11.8 mm, Height: 4.9 mm, Shank: 2 mm, Simulated Amethyst: 10.3 x 8.31 mm, Weight: 2.04 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


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