A huge antique emerald paste cluster ring.
This ring is truly a statement piece and features a large oval, faceted cut, emerald coloured paste stone to the centre, surrounded by a halo of crisp white diamond paste.
The smaller stones are set into a fancy scrolling silver setting which gives the ring a lot of depth, it has a tapering silver accent to each shoulder and the band is made from yellow gold.
Tests as 9ct gold and sterling silver, stamped 9ct on the inner band.
Paste jewellery was popularised in the late 18th century and enjoyed a boom all the way through to the Art Deco era, a popular alternative to diamonds and large gems, most ladies were drawn to the allure of paste.
This is an incredible ring with real wow factor, sure to turn some heads.
It is heavy and can be felt when worn.
English make, c1910's.
UK size R
US size 8⅝
EU / MM size 58.47
Weight approx 8.76 grams
Ring head length 13mm and 10mm width
Good used condition overall, light surface wear commensurate with age, some light scratches to the band and green stone.
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