Current Bid: $50
Appraised Value: $405
Electronically tested 925 silver ladies cast ruby and white topaz ring. The featured ruby is set within a white topaz bezel supported by white topaz set shoulders, completed by a one millimeter wide band. Bright polish finish with a yellow gold overlay and milgrain detailing. Identified with markings of "925". Condition is new, good workmanship.
One prong set oval mixed cut natural ruby, measuring 6.98 x 5.19 x 3.50mm, approximate weight of 1.17ct., clarity is heavily included, type II, dark, very slightly brownish, red color, (GIA R 7/3), cut is good. Transmitting light somewhat diffusely, transparent to translucent. Naturally occurring internal & external characteristics are present. Indications of laboratory high temperature heat treatment, with glass & flux additives. Graded in the setting. Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating, repolishing the surface, & ultrasonic cleaning.
Thirty prong set round mixed cut natural white topazs, measuring 0.90 - 0.90 x 0.59 mm, approximate total weight of 0.35ct., clarity is eye clean, colorless, very slightly grayish, white color, (GIA W 0/3), cut is good. Transmitting light with no distortion, transparent. Color grade is an average for the group. Graded in the setting.