Vintage Amethyst Cocktail Ring Eye catching is an understatement for this impressively large amethyst cocktail ring. We consider that this ring was made around 1970 as a bespoke item. The ring measures 30 x 22mm and the lozenge shaped amethyst has a perfect balance of purple colouration and brightness. The setting and diamond border of the ring is entirley handmade to showcase the stone. Amethyst: 23 carats. Diamond total ( x24) 1.20 carats. Metal tests as 18k yellow and white gold.
The largest opal matrix stone was found in the outback Opal Fields of South Australia. It weighs in at an amazing 55,000 carats. The length is about 30cm, height varies from 15-20cm and it's around 4cm thick.