Total Stone Weight (CT. T.W.): 2.28ct Metal Type: Rose Gold Karat Content: 14K Ring Weight: 2.4 Grams
Current Ring Size: 6.5 Sizing Available: Yes—Free Limited Sizing with any Ring Purchase**
The 2.28 carat, Natural Welo Fire Opal from Ethiopia features a unique naturally formed honeycomb pattern, has vivid saturation, and is a sparkling honey-orange color! Photos are taken under professional lighting and are magnified at 50x zoom to show details that may not be visible to the naked eye. The ring is clearly hallmarked 14K on the inside of the 2mm band. When worn, the top of the ring/stone is elevated about 6mm from the finger.
We travel across the United States to various Estate Sales acquiring only the finest and most rare antique, vintage, and modern pieces of jewelry. Each piece then undergoes a thorough process of examination, setting, restoration, cleaning, and polishing by a Master GIA Graduate Gemologist. All of our items have been tested and are guaranteed to be authentic Solid Gold—not plated or filled. Ring will arrive in a brand new natural redwood and leather ring box, ready to be gifted or worn today!
Ethiopian Welo opal is popular as the crystal Opals from Welo Ethiopian is very bright and spectacular Opal. The colors are very striking with red being common and blue quite rare which is the opposite of Australian Opals. It has some magnificent patterns and brilliant colors and is called Ethiopian fire Opal. Good Ethiopian Opals have diverse play of colors from neon reds, oranges, green, blue, white, yellow, brown and contra lush fire. There are even colors that are not present in Australian Opals like turquoise and indigos. Ethiopian fire Opals are popular as they have striking pattern formations which make each opal so unique. Those more familiar with Opals may think of other colors such as black Opal or Fire Opals, however, few people are familiar with the rare variety of Opal known as a Honeycomb Opal. Honeycomb Opals have their name because they display an unusual natural pattern resembling a honeycomb.
**Currently a size 6 ½ but could be sized, free of charge, by my master jeweler so that it is ready to be gifted or worn upon arrival! Most rings can be sized a maximum of 3-4 sizes up or down depending on the style of the ring. Please indicate your desired size at checkout and allow up to 10 business days for my local expert jeweler to complete sizing. I do not accept returns on items that have been custom sized or altered at your request so if you are unsure about an item it may be best to have it sized by your local jeweler just in case.
Flexible Layaway plans available for all items over $500.00! Please message me for more information if you have an interest and I will go over the terms and conditions for you.
Items purchased before 5pm are usually shipped same day unless customization or resizing was requested. Items are securely packaged, shipped via USPS with signature-required tracking, and sent directly to the customer for enjoyment. Appraisals available at customers request.
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