Vintage Men's Military Jewelry made from a brass mount with a top of 14k gold in a bezel setting. The shoulders and top have a punched design with "KOREA" and "1952" on the shoulders.
The ring is obviously a momento of the Korean Conflict in which many American men fought a very difficult fight, and many US GIs were wounded, and many US service people were killed. No Marks on the inside of the ring shank.
However, please note that the ring is Brass. Only the top area which is bezel set is 14K gold. The 14K gold inset cannot be weighed as it is bezel set within the brass ring. Measurements approximately: The top of the ring is approximately 3/4" girdle length x 5/8" girdle width.The 14k oval framed gold top measures approximately 1/2" x 3/8". The shank is approximately 2mm at the back and increases to approximately 12mm at the top of the shoulders. When worn, this ring sits approximately 3/16 above the finger. Weight of the entire ring: 11 grams. As expected with vintage jewelry, there are scratches and wear patterns throughout, commensurate with true age.
The pictures are enlarged for viewing details. The item "Vintage Military Men's Ring 1952 Korea in Brass w 14K Gold Top Size 8.5" is in sale since Tuesday, August 06, 2013. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Men's Jewelry\Rings". The seller is "ad" and is located in ca. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica.