This is an 18k solid gold ring with a beautiful bright blue tourmaline. The design is based on an ancient Etruscan style with intricate twisted wire details.
The stone, which is blue tourmaline, is from Afghanistan. It has a medium-blue color with good clarity and brightness. The stone has no visible inclusions or imperfections. Like many gemstones, this tourmaline will look different depending upon the lighting. The 6th or final photo in the series was taken outside under natural lighting.
The ring at its widest point is approx. 3/8” wide (at the front) and the band is approx. 1/8” wide at the back.
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