The Sarabit el Khadim Turquoise mine
Phersian Turquoise during history has legends and tales related from the very early times of mankind to Emperors and Kings who had loved and treasured Turquoise jewellery
Did you know that no English gentlemen of the 17th century was regarded as well dressed if not wearing a turquoise jewel? The value of Phersian Turquoise was so high that Napoleon I had all the Emeralds in the crown of his consort replaced with Phersian Turquoise
This breath taking Edwardian period ring is such a beauty in quality
Dates 1910 ca exquisitely hand crafted during the time of solid PLATINUM – unmarked
The ring is imposing in size crown but so comfortable the feeling of wearing it
Sits flat on finger and the magnificent colour of the Phersian Turquoise is so perfect and flawless not to believe
Turquoise measuring 19.00 mm. x 14.58 mm – 13.50 Ct beautiful deep cut finely polished stunning intense colour makes the star of this fabulous ring
Rub over set with a garland of old mine cut Diamonds – 24 old transitional round Brilliant cut Diamonds for 2.70 Ct rated as G VVS to a few SI – one of the diamonds has a very tiny – but so tiny cheap at the edge – part of its history and does not detract at all because it is really so little not to mention about
The ring whole crown measures 26 mm. x 21 mm.
Diamonds do add the best complement of dazzling sparkle throughout
A rare beauty, great addition to your jewellery box, the most beautiful ever!
Fine condition in spite of being an antique example