A 1940-50s sapphire and diamond ring made by Birks-- a Canadian jeweler often compared to Tiffany, who made extremely high quality Art Deco and mid-century jewelry. The sapphire weighs approximately 1.30 carats and has an EGL USA certificate stating no heat enhancement. The diamonds weigh approximately 0.62 carats total. Set in a simple, well-made 18K white gold mounting. An independent appraisal is also included.
1.30ct Rectangular Step Cut Natural Sapphire (No Heat), 0.62ct Transitional Round Brilliant Diamonds (F-G VS), 18K White Gold
Good. Sapphire has minor surface abrasions.
US Size 6 (could be resized in the 4.5 to 7.5 range for $75)