Natural Opal 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. Again this is opal has BRIGHT RA. W fire that is visible across the opal. This is one of the more beautiful and bright opals we have had the opportunity to offer.Also the luster of this opal is marvelous. Many opals only exhibit a couple of colors while this fantastic opal displays a RA. The fire in this opal changes depending on the viewing angle. As with all opals it is the most vivid in sunlight or full spectrum lighting. This is a triplet opal where the brightest genuine & natural solid opal is mounted on backing of onyx and then covered with a protective clear natural quartz crystal cap. We took quite a few photos of this stunning opal under different lighting conditions to give an idea of the abundance and brightness of the fire and where it occurs.
The waves and swirls on the opal in the photos are not blemishes but shadows and reflections as the polished surface is difficult to photograph. This Opal is a Rectangular Cabochon Cut. Cabochon refers to a gemstone that has been shaped and highly polished instead of being faceted. Free of any cracks, nicks, scratches, or chips. This classic ring also has diagonal ridged details on the shoulders of the setting.
This ring is hallmarked with "B&F" which is Baden & Foss, Inc of NY. Robert Baden designed the jewelry and they worked in the 1940's and were later acquired by American Gemsmiths, Inc, also of New York.The dark areas on the gold in the photos are not blemishes but shadows and reflections due to the difficulty in photographing the highly polished gold. This ring is fully hallmarked "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 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 10 1/2 and can be sized up or down by any competent jeweler. Ring dimensions are 27mm tall and 23mm wide.
Ring rises 5.5mm from the finger. (1 inch = 25mm) 6.5 Grams (0.23 Ounces) Almost 1/4 Ounce Total Weight. Gold: This ring is fully hallmarked "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. The rings are cleaned using an ultraviolet UV-C sterilizer disinfection box that sterilizes without the use of any chemicals that might damage the gemstone. 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. If you don't know your ring size you can Google search. And use their online tool. They also have a conversion tool for converting US ring sizes to international sizes. 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. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution. The item "Vintage SIGNED 1940's LARGE RAINBOW Natural Opal 10k Solid Gold Men's Ring" is in sale since Friday, December 3, 2021.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Men's Jewelry\Rings". 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.