Rare Rubellite Tourmaline and Diamond Ring Set in 18KT White Gold, Unique Engagement Ring, Cocktail Ring, Statement Ring, Ruby Wedding
you are looking at a rare Rubellite Tourmaline and Diamond ring Set in 18KT white gold, a magnificent cocktail or dress ring, even a ruby wedding anniversary gift.
A particularly nice piece of fine Jewellery An 8,5 carat Oval shaped multi faceted Rubellite Tourmaline gemstone, set in a heavy 18 KT White Gold shank that has been encrusted with little pave set diamonds in the four corners where the shank branches out to form the claws that hold the stone in place on the top of the ring.
The Rubellite is a breathtaking crimson red colour, with purple hues in it.
It is hard to take your eyes off this fascinating gemstones so cleverly offset by 0,20 carats of sparkling white diamonds.
The shank itself is not round but has a distinct D shape.
The ring is a size UK Size J, US Size 5, Euro Size 49, but is currently fitted with an extra white gold half moon inner band to ensure it fits snugly.
Hallmarked 750 for 18KT gold
The ring weighs 14,7 g Sold in excellent condition with its original purchase receipt for Swiss Francs 9,800 CHF Because of its deep rich colour, the gem is compared to the magnificent ruby, but the difference between a ruby and a rubellite lies in the structure and intensity of colour.
Rubies have a higher density and a richer red undertone, but rubellites are rarer.
That makes them more expensive as well, in some instances! First of all, the Rubellite is a rare gemstone whereas a ruby is a precious stone.
The Rubellite is a multifaceted gemstone varying from a tender pink colour to crimson red with pinches of purple where Rubies offer deep red tones only.
It is the most prized and expensive member of the tourmaline family because of its beauty and rarity.
Even If Rubellites are rare, the Ruby is considered to be the king of precious stones.
It is a gem that outshines all others in qualities and essence.
From its deeply rich red tones to brilliant shine the ruby has been considered one of the most valuable gemstones on Earth.
Both are exquisite and treasures to own for a lifetime