Women's Malaya Garnet & Diamond 18k White Gold Ring
Fit For A Queen! Estate Ladies 12.85 Carat Malaya Garnet surrounded by Diamonds mounted in a 18K White Gold Ring is truly a rare find.
Cut in an antique cushion shape, this extremely large Malaya Garnet measures 15.4 X 12.2mm and weighs an impressive 12.85 carats. Mined in East Africa's Umba River Valley which borders northern Tanzania and Southern Kenya, Malaya Garnets have a 'glass-like' luster with remarkable fire and dispersion. This particular gemstone has a deep, rich, fiery red color with a slight hint of cinnamon orange. Malaya Garnet is a beautiful gemstone and because of its rarity, it is highly prized by gem collectors.
The spectacular Malaya Garnet is surrounded by 30 round brilliant cut Diamonds, SI clarity, G/H quality with a combined weight of approximately .60 carats.
The 18K white gold mounting, stamped '750', features a split shank at the sides. The head of this mounting was made with a ribbed structure securing the large Malaya Garnet as well as the Diamonds.
This complete "collection ring" weighs 10 grams and measures 20.7 X 17.5 at the head. It is currently a size 7 but can be resized, (please inquire about resizing).