Antique ring set with 5 oval-cut gems. Two larger ones, approx. .83 and .47 carat, with GIA stating they are natural unheated spinels from Burma. One of the last gems of approx. .20 carat with GIA stating it is a natural Almandine garnet. Mounted in 15k yellow gold. Center: 6.6mm, band: 2mm. Circa 1880.
This row of voluptuous blood red gems is oh so striking! GIA 6214805896
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