Vintage 1960's 3/4ct Natural Star Sapphire 10k Solid Yellow Gold Men's Ring

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  • Item Category: Jewelry
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 08, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

Vintage 1960's Natural & Genuine 3/4ct Star Sapphire 10k Solid Yellow Gold Men's Ring

This is a 3/4ct Rare Natural & Genuine Star Sapphire not a synthetic or Linde stone as most are in rings of this type!

Only 3% of sapphires mined are suitable to be cut an polished into Star Sapphires!

MINT PERFECT PRISTINE CONDITION !

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Up for bid is a recent Estate Auction find, a Vintage 1960's Natural & Genuine 3/4ct Star Sapphire 10k Solid Yellow Gold Men's Ring in MINT PERFECT PRISTINE CONDITION! This Original Vintage 1960's Solid Yellow gold ring is set with a Fabulous 3/4ct 6x4.5mm Natural Star Sapphire that is a Wonderful Black/Grey Color. This is a Rare Natural & Genuine Star Sapphire not a synthetic or Linde stone as most are in rings of this type. This star sapphire is guaranteed to be both genuine and natural and has not been color enhanced in any way. This Star Sapphire is an Oval Domed Cabochon Cut that is Beautifully Polished. Cabochon refers to a gemstone that has been shaped and polished instead of being faceted. The Star-effect or "asterism" is caused by the dense inclusions of tiny fibers of rutile (also known as "silk"). The stars are caused by the light reflecting from needle-like inclusions of rutile aligned perpendicular to the rays of the star.
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