We have similar Citrine items, which would pair nicely with this piece, for sale this week. Listing Description by: Dylan L. Markings: Marked "ITALY 925" on the inside of the band of the ring, Tested, Guaranteed.
Gram Weight: 7.4 Grams. Main Stone Measurements/Color: Measures 20.2 mm long by 15 mm wide, Semi-translucent light yellow hue.
Stone Treatment: The stone(s) appear to be untreated, but we are not certified gemologists. Stone(s) have been tested and guaranteed using a professional Presidium Duo refractive, heat, and hardness tester. Stone Cuts: Oval Faceted Cut. Item Measurements: The face of this ring measures 0.79" long by 0.60" wide.The band tapers from 2.5 mm wide base of the band. Sizable by your local jeweler: Yes. This gorgeous ring was handmade in Italy and features a large citrine stone. This gorgeous stone was specifically faceted to catch and reflect light as the ring moves, adding a sparkle to this gorgeous item. 925 sterling silver composing this ring is fairly tarnished in most places, which is to be expected of an item this age.
There is a very small amount of facet wear on the stone. The price of this item has been reduced to reflect this.
This listing is for the item only. The Art Deco era is famous for being the "Gatsby" or "Roaring Twenties" era. A lot of gorgeous and timeless designs in jewelry came out of this period. Jewelry from this period was most often crafted between 1920 and 1940.
Art Deco jewelry sometimes featured white gold or platinum, geometric designs, European cut diamonds, filigree, and calibre cut stones that are specifically cut to fit the design of the piece. During the Art Deco period jewelers often made jewelry upon custom order, this would often take weeks to months to completely craft by hand. Retro jewelry refers to pieces created in the 1940s and 1950s.This was a period during which jewelry designers were largely influenced by the changes stemming from World War II. These designs reflect an infusion of futuristic vision with elements inspired by preceding periods, encompassing a variety of gemstones, shapes, and materials.
Materials used commonly in Retro jewelry are gold, gold alloys, and silver as the wartime put a restriction on the use of platinum. Designs can be masculine, geometric and modern, or softer, more feminine and floral.Citrine is a variety of quartz that features a golden yellow hue. While yellow is the most common color, it can also be seen with a greenish-yellow, brownish-yellow, or orange tint. One famous variety of citrine is Madeira citrine, which is named for the Madeira islands off the coast of Portugal. Citrine takes on a deep orange or reddish tint when heat treated. The item "Antique Vintage Deco Retro Sterling Silver Italian Citrine Cocktail Ring Sz 7.75" is in sale since Saturday, May 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Rings". The seller is "abeautifultimeco" and is located in Fort Collins, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.