Victorian handmade antique antiquevelvetgloves diamond ring wedding earrings mens men man basra pearl kashmir valentine's gift golconda white black style fashion engagement. ART DECO NATURAL PINK CONCH PEARL AND DIAMOND PLATINUM RING. In antiquity, the conch shell was regarded by many early cultures as a symbolic mouthpiece of the gods.
Perhaps it was because, when held to the ear, the voice of the sea god murmured through it. Conch pearls, especially the pink one, are one of the rarest gift of nature, created in the shell of the Queen or Pink conch mollusc found in the depth of the Carribean sea, jewelers of Edwardian and Deco era prized them as their delicate colour perfectly suited the aesthetic of the time. Here a striking natural pink conch pearl and diamond on a sophisticated platinum ring from Art Deco era. Centering a natural conch pearl measuring approx 10 mm x 6.8 mm glowing with a strong vivid pink showing its magic property called flame, an amazing display on the surface of the gem that makes it look like a fire burning on the surface. On sides radiating curves of platinum embrace ten old European cut diamonds (five for each side) totaling approx.
88 Ct of pure sparkle. Architectural geometric openwork under gallery and a smooth shank for comfortable wear. Artfully crafted by a master goldsmith during early years of Art Deco era in platinum, marked. Very good overall condition commensurate to use and age. The most rare gift from the depths.
Gemstone: 1 natural strong pink conch pearl measuring approx 10 mm x 6.8 mm; 10 old European cut diamonds totaling approx. 88 Ct(VS/VS2-F/G) ; (all gemstones estimated on mounting).
Measures: head of the ring is 6.8 mm at widest part. Condition: very good overall condition.
The item "GENUINE RARE ART DECO NATURAL PINK CONCH PEARL AND DIAMOND PLATINUM RING" is in sale since Wednesday, May 04, 2016. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Art Deco (1915-1935)".
The seller is "antiquevelvetgloves-shop" and is located in London, London. This item can be shipped worldwide.