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Vintage Sterling Silver Lightning Ridge Crystal Opal Ring - Circa 1970-80’s

Sale price$780.00 AUD

Laybys welcome! Contact Us today to secure your dream piece.



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DESCRIPTION (Please scroll to the bottom to view video)


Dating to around the 1970-80’s and centred with an oval cabochon solid Lightning Ridge crystal Opal of mauve/violet tones.

Crafted in Sterling silver and stamped ‘Handarbeit’ which is, interestingly, German for Handcrafted or Handmade, also stamped with makers marks ‘G.S’ and 925 for Sterling silver.

The Opal in set in a raised open basket setting with tapered upswept shoulders to a flat shank.

Cool, funky, quite retro in style this pretty ring is quite captivating, subtle in hue until the sun hits her and she then displays bright almost iridescent sparkles of intense purple flashes!


STONES
Lightning Ridge Crystal Opal
1 @ approximately 15.2 x 9.4 x 5.5mm or $4.50ct

MEASUREMENTS
11.5cm x 9.4mm
Rise 10.8mm

WEIGHT
3.0 Grams

MARKS
‘Handarbeit’ Translation - Handmade
‘G.S’ - Makers mark
925 - For Sterling Silver

SIZE
R 1/2 or 19.0mm diameter US 9
Can be resized

CONDITION
Very good vintage condition.  No abrasion, dulling or chips to Opal.  Claws secure.  Patina to silver, no thinning.  Cool vintage ring!


PURCHASE SUMMARY

Laybys available on all items $400 and over. Contact us for more details.

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