Antique ring centering a round cabochon Persian turquoise, approx. 3.45 carats. With 20 old European-cut diamond surround, approx. .40 carat. Set in platinum and 14k gold. Center: 23.9mm, band: 1.6mm. Circa 1880.
A super saturated and perfectly pleasing circular cabochon of Persian turquoise surrounded by old cut diamonds... what's not to love?!?
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