A spectacular antique ring with dome of natural pearls surrounding a yellow diamond. Inside an inscription reads "May pearls spring up around thee." Dates to the late 19th century. Not well suited to everyday wear.
Approx. 0.40ct Old European Cut Diamond (Fancy Light Yellow, SI2), Natural Pearls, 14K
Late 19th Century
Good. Numerous pearl replacements likely over the last 100 years.
US Size 7-1/2 (could be resized in the 6.5 to 8.5 range for $75)
North to South: 12mm