Vintage 1940's SIGNED Baden & Foss of New York Natural. RARE ORANGE MATRIX Kingman Mine Turquoise 10k Solid Yellow Gold Men's Ring. Vintage 1940's SIGNED Baden & Foss of New York ring with RARE ORANGE Matrix Kingman Mine Turquoise. In the late 1880s to the early 1900s, Kingman Turquoise was mined by the Aztec Turquoise Co.
The Los Angeles Gem Co. And Mineral Park Turquoise Co.
Take a Closer Look at this Marvelous Ring and Make Us an Offer. 10k Solid Yellow Gold Men's Ring in EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION.This Vintage 1940's SIGNED Baden & Foss of New York 10k Solid Yellow Gold Ring is set with a Stunning 16x12mm. Natural Kingman Mine Turquoise cabochon. This Turquoise is natural and not color enhanced in any way. The Kingman mine in northwestern Arizona is one of the largest turquoise mines. Kingman blue is common, this Kingman is a. DEEP BLUE/ GREEN with a RARE ORANGE Matrix not commonly found in most Kingman Turquoise. Natural Kingman is highly collectible. The Kingman mine re-opened in September 2004 after being closed in the 1970s. This Turquoise is an Rectangular Cabochon Cut. Cabochon refers to a gemstone that has been shaped and highly polished instead of being faceted.
Free of any cracks, scratches, or chips. This ring is hallmarked with "B&F" which is Baden & Foss, Inc of NY. Robert Baden designed the jewelry and were later acquired by American Gemsmiths, Inc, also of New York. The darker oil slick look in the details and recessed areas is the natural patina of the ring that only comes with age. If you would like us to polish the ring further to remove this patina just let us know, it is no problem at all.
This ring is fully marked "10k" and tests as and is guaranteed to be 10k solid gold. (Again this ring is guaranteed to be Solid Gold not plated or layered) This ring is in EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION and will arrive ready to wear.
This is a Vintage Baden & Foss of New York 1940's Men's ring not a copy or reproduction. Ring Size & Measurements: This ring is a size 8 1/2 and could sized up or down by any competent jeweler.Ring dimensions are 26mm tall and 22mm wide. Ring rises 6mm from the finger. (1 inch = 25mm) 6.1 Grams (0.22 Ounce) Over 1/5 Ounce Total Weight. Gold: This ring is fully marked "10k" and tests as and is guaranteed to be 10k 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.
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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 "Vintage BADEN & FOSS RARE Orange Kingman Mine Turquoise 10k Solid Gold Mens Ring" is in sale since Sunday, August 19, 2018. 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.