Time Period: 1837-1901, which is during the Victorian era and could have well been before the (American) Civil War!
Metals: 14k Yellow Gold Ring
Stamps: (unmarked, but tested)
Main Stone: Sardonyx, which is white Onyx as the cameo and Sard as the red base, it measures 8x18mm
Number of stones: 1
Shape: Rectangular Cameo, it takes a very skilled person to carve the Onyx and Sard as two distinct depths, yet which showing a cameo
Weight: 4.5 grams
Ring Size: 8.25
Name of Cameo: This is cameo is known as "Starking Lady" and is a very rare to have a full figured cameo in a ring!
Your satisfaction is very important to us. We try to provide you with as many pictures as possible so you can see & understand exactly what you are offerding on! Please ask any questions you may have prior to purchasing the item!
These antique rings will show some signs of wear and have patina that will not be cleaned off by us. The patina shows the age of the piece, which is what makes the look of these rings so much better. However, if you like the ring and want a newer look, any local bench jeweler can have the ring dipped in gold or rhodium for a new shiny look!
DESCRIPTIONS and PICTURES:
We provide each of our items with pictures (a vital part of OUR description) and a written description. Our descriptions are written to the best of our knowledge.
** All sizes and weights are anAPPROXIMATEvalue, given to you to the best of our knowledge. **
Majority of our pieces are estate/vintage/antique pieces and have been pre-owned. Many of our brand name pieces will get cleaned & polished to a like new condition, however some of our pieces will be left in original condition with patina. Please look at all pictures and read our description to know what you are getting. If a piece is altered in any way (i.e. patina removed by cleaning, worn, scratched, or etc.) it will not be eligible for a return!
We provide you with 3 days after the sale for sending payment. If these rules are NOT complied with an "Unpaid Item" notice to will be filed automatically. Please remember to pay for your items so we may ship them to you as promptly as possible. We provide you will 1-day handling Monday - Friday, any item paid for on a Saturday will not be shipped out till Monday.
The 14-day return policy is only valid on items that are in original condition, un-used, un-worn, and/or un-damaged/un-altered. Your satisfaction is very important to us, so please contact us immediately after receiving the item if you are not satisfied! We are providing you with as much information as possible prior to making the purchase, please take advantage!
We ship via USPS Priority Flat Rate Boxes (2-3Businessdays)or USPS First Class Mail (2-5 Business days). Shipping isFREEto all domestic customers and we include insurance on all of our packages to protect both the buyer and seller in the transaction.
International shipping can vary in cost due to the restrictions set on how jewelry can be shipped into most countries. Majority of the time, on packages ranging from $50-$400, international shipping will be an additional $16.50. We ship to most of these countries using USPS First Class - Registered Mail with Return Receipt & Insurance. On ANY package over $400, we will be REQUIRED to ship using either USPS Medium Priority Box or Express Mail, which can cost you an additional $25-$40 depending on the country and cost of the item. Keep in mind that WE ARE covering part of the shipping cost in all these international shipping methods, varying from $5 upwards of $40 from our end.
International shipping can take at least 2 weeks. We ship out the packages right away and they usually leave the country within 2-3 days of shipment. We however, do not have any control over your country's customs & postal service. We are not responsible for any customs taxes or fees, but you can find out how/what your country charges prior to making the purchase! ALL packages will be declared for theirFULLvalue for insurance purposes. We willNOTclaim a reduced value on any package!
We have been shipping international packages for over 2 years now and have never had a problem with customs, shipping, or returns from unsatisfied customers and we strive to keep it that way! As this process takes some time, please contact us with any questions or concerns prior to making the purchase!
– Antique Addiction –
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT US:
I am a GIA (Gemological Institute of America) Graduate Gemologist. This rigorous course entales classes on the study of diamonds, colored stones, their treatments, their on the market synthetics, and all different types of pearls. I have acquired the following GIA Diplomas:
- GIA Graduate Diamond -GIA Colored Stones Graduate
- GIA Pearl Graduate - GIA Accredited Jewelry Professional
Though I have gained tremendous knowledge at GIA, my real knowledge has come from the mentoring of my father who is STILL active and has been in the trade for well over 25 years! I have personally been buying, selling and trading antique and estate jewelry for over 3 years on my own! With the knowledge from both trade and academic experience it has only given me the tools to understand what my customers desire! I
I believe jewelry should be beautiful, functional and affordable to all customers!Our family business regularly travels to MANY antique shows and estate sales 4 out of 7 days a week! Our primarily outlet of business is as a wholesaler to antique jewelry AND various gem and jewelry dealers across the globe. Now these wholesale prices are available to you because as my Pops always says,
“We Buy it Right to Sell it Right!”
– Antique Addiction –
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