Late 20th Century 3.00 Carat Ruby & Diamond Cluster Ring, circa 1980
Big, bold and beautiful. A pink-ish red ruby – natural and unheated, and likely originating from Afghanistan – is surrounded by twelve extremely white and lively brilliant cut diamonds. Striking detailing in the gallery and at the shoulders provide further detail to this most eye-catching of cocktail rings
Cut – Oval shaped mixed cut ruby with round brilliant cut diamonds
Colour – Diamonds are F.
Clarity – Some inclusions are visible in the ruby (which in normal for this gem) but this does not impact on the vibrancy of the stone. The diamonds are VS2 to SI2, all are clean to the naked eye.
Carat – The ruby is 3.00 carat, with an estimated 1.80 carat of diamonds.
Circa – 1980.
Size – N 1/2 (UK) or 6.75 (US). Complementary sizing is available, can go up or down.
Measurements – The cluster is 18.9mm by 16.2mm and sits 8.2mm from the finger.
Metal – 18k gold. Stamped.