This vibrant ring features a 1.20 carat oval pinkish-red flame fusion ruby set in a 14k yellow gold bezel. The central gem is surrounded by 11 rose cut diamonds set in sterling silver measuring .033 each for a total combined weight of .36 carats. The top piece is sitting on a 14k yellow gold shank.
What is flame fusion? It was discovered in 1902 by Auguste Verneuil as the first way to produce synthetic gems. At that time, these were as desirable or even more so than natural rubies since it was the posh thing to have the latest trend.
measurement of the top piece
13.56 long x 11.5 wide x 6.1mm tall off the finger
The shank is 3.33mm wide
Finger size: 6.5
Weight: 3.3 grams