Many fine specimens were processed and lost. It is found underground by hard rock miners in only a handful of locations in the world. Most of the world's production comes from a few mines in Northern California. This unique formation is very difficult to find because only small pockets of GOLD in QUARTZ are found 1500 to 3000 feet below the earth's surface.The natural veins of gold were formed with the by hydrothermal pressure deep within the earth millions of years ago. This Gold in Quartz is a Cushion-Shaped Cabochon Cut.
Cabochon refers to a gemstone that has been shaped and highly polished instead of being faceted. The darker areas are not cracks they are just veins of darker quartz. This Gold in Quartz is in PERFECT PRISTINE CONDITION absolutely free of any chips, nicks, or breaks. This classic ring featured a mirror polished sleek design.This ring is marked "14kt" and tests as and is guaranteed to be 14kt Solid Gold. (Again this ring is guaranteed to be Solid Gold not plated or layered) This ring is in EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION will arrive ready to wear. This is a Vintage 1950's Men's Ring not a copy or reproduction. Gemstone: Fantastic 16x14mm Gold Bearing Quartz gemstone. Ring Size & Measurements: This ring is a size 10 and can be sized up or down by any competent jeweler. Ring dimensions are 26mm tall and 23mm wide.
Ring rises 4.5mm from the finger. (1 inch = 25mm) 9.2 Grams (0.32 Ounces) Almost 1/3 Ounce Total Weight.
Gold: This ring is marked "14kt" and tests as and is guaranteed to be 14kt Solid Gold. (Again this ring is guaranteed to be Solid Gold not plated or layered).
All our Rings will include a FREE Ring Gift Box. Due to differences in measuring devices and the way certain types of rings fit these rings should only be sized in person by your local jeweler. Sizing by your local jeweler is relatively inexpensive and you will have a ring that properly fits your finger.
All size 9 rings are not the same. The ring may fit on a mandrel and measure as a size 9 but the way the ring is made, the way the ring has been enlarged or reduced, and the finger type you have may make it fit like an 8 or 10 or worse. Have your sizing done in person for a proper fit. Our rings are CHECKED and CLEANED (unless otherwise stated) by our JEWELER so condition is not a problem. We make every effort to represent our rings accurately by listing the weight of our rings down to the tenth of a gram and dimensions to the mm.Please use these measurements to gauge heft and scale. An explanation of the measurements in the "Ring Size & Measurements" section.
The tall measurement is the distance from the bottom or shank of the ring to the middle peak of the gemstone most easily measured when wearing the ring and placing the hand flat on the table and measuring the height of the ring from the table. The wide measurement is the width of the ring from outside to outside at the widest point when looking at the ring from the top. The rise from the finger measurement is the height of the ring from the finger to the peak of the gemstone when worn. In the final photo the tick marks on the L-Square are 1 millimeter apart.
All of our photos are taken using DAYLIGHT BULBS with a color temperature of 5000k so the colors in the photos are extremely close to a true representation of the actual color of the rings and gemstones. We determine the age and period of our rings using. Materials & Methods of Construction.
Available Hallmarks, Maker's Marks, & Touchmarks. Anything substandard WILL be stated in the description. Please read the entire description and terms and if you have a question Please Ask. A Note on Sizing: Due to differences in measuring devices and the way certain types of rings fit, we do not offer resizing on our rings.
We encourage you to have your sizing done at your local reputable jeweler. The item "HEAVY 9+ GRAM Vintage VERY RARE NATURAL Gold in Quartz 14k Solid Gold Men's Ring" is in sale since Monday, August 21, 2017.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Men's Vintage Fine Jewelry". The seller is "nxtleveljewelry" and is located in Berea, Kentucky. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.