Kirsten's Corner Jewelry
Vintage 9K Gold and Bloodstone Ring
This is an impressive vintage 9kt gold and bloodstone ring. This piece was done in the style of a Victorian-era ring. The ring features beautiful scrolling foliate details on the band. The ring is currently a size 8 1/2, however it may be sized with the help of your local jeweler.
Bloodstone has been treasured since the Middle Ages. It was thought of as a talisman for good health and a long life. Additionally, the bloodstone was believed to bring its owner respect, riches, fame and good fortune.
This English piece is well marked. It contains the 9kt gold stamp as well as the letter date for 1987 and English hallmarks. The oval bloodstone is approximately 15.00 mm x 11.10 mm x 5.40 mm. The bloodstone has an approximate weight of 4.77 carats. This ring weighs approximately 5.92 grams.
This piece would make a wonderful gift or fantastic addition to your jewelry collection!