Victorian 18ct Gold Opal Set Ring – SOLD

An antique ring set with a magical little opal. The stone is almost certainly Australian and exhibits wonderful splashes of predominately greens and blue with the occasional orange shinning through. Simple but wonderfully effective. 

SKU: GBC120314 Category:
18ct gold.
Assayed in Chester 1898. The hallmark is very worn but we are positive about its age.
A single oval cabochon cut piece of natural opal.
The opal measures 9mm by 7.2mm and stands at 5.2mm proud of the finger. The shank measures 1.5mm wide.
2.35 grams
Excellent. The opal has slight wear showing under close inspection but totally expected for the age of the ring.
Finger size:
UK - L. US - 5 3/4.