Vintage 14K Spessartite Solitaire Ring with Diamonds
We instantly fell for this so lovely vintage ring! So, so, so very classic - and classy, classy, classy!
From a local estate it dates to around the late 1970s to early 1980s.
The gemstone is Spessartine Garnet, commonly called Spessartite. First discovered in the late 1800 is hold great popularity with gemologists and jewelers. The Orange to Reddish-Orange color is so distinct and it is instantly recognizable.
This Oval Cut African Spessartite has a very nice size, measuring approximately 9mm x 7mm x 5mm, for a weight of approximately 2.79 Carats. It is very prominent and commanding in its setting. Just a lot of presence. It is flanked by 3 natural round-cut Diamond on each side. Just beautiful balance.
This ring is a size 6 and has a weight of 3 grams.