Vintage Antique Art Deco - Retro Chinese Ring 14k Gold Carnelian (6144)


Vintage / antique ring. 14k yellow gold and carved carnelian. Art Deco to Retro era - circa 1925-40's. Possibly made in the USA for the Chinese market. <P><P>
Measurements: US size 5.5. Bezel is a little over 3/4 inch (2cm) long. Weighs 5.2 grams. <P><P>
Description: The bezel is set with a large, carved carnelian in the shape of a beehive and with the color of warm honey. The gold mount is very beautiful with overlapping ribbons and scrolls in a Chinese symbolic depiction. Very fine detail to the workmanship such as the saw-edge edge of the mount and the ring of tiny filigree circles that surround concentric borders of the bezel. <P><P>
Marks: Inside the shank is hallmarked 14k and has a maker's mark. <P><P>
Condition: good with minor wear commensurate with age. Please see enlarged pictures and don't hesitate to ask questions which we will do our best to answer. <P><P>
During the late 1930's, yellow and brown stones were very popular, so the ring likely dates to 1938-9. <P><P>


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