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Exquisite Vintage 2-1/2 Carat Cat's Eye Man's or Ladies Diamonds Platinum Ring

Price: $2,050
  • Item No: 77095

Exquisite Vintage 2-1/2 Carat Cat's Eye Man's or Ladies Diamonds Platinum Ring. The ring size is 7-3/4. It can be worn by a man or lady. This is a superb cat's eye. The cat's eye opens and closes when you tilt your finger in the light. It has 4 diamonds on each side of the shoulders. Three are elongated radiant cuts and one is a triangular cut. Combined diamond weight approximately 1 carat. The diamonds are H color and VS-1 clarity. The ring is marked PT for platinum and has been tested and is solid 950 fine platinum. It weighs 9.9 grams. It measures across the face of the ring from shoulder to shoulder 21 mm. This is a gorgeous and very rare ring guaranteed to please the new owner. The Cat’s Eye, a semi transparent stone of the Chrysoberyl family has a distinct ray of light running across it, which has been compared to a drop of water enclosing a beam of light. It is most commonly translucent, of a milky-white color, but is also found in shades of yellow, red and brown. It has always been greatly valued in India, where it is regarded not only as a bringer of wealth, but a Talisman to prevent its owner’s gain diminishing. The Cat’s Eye is also considered powerful against the terrors of the night; it will relieve asthma if hung around the neck, also helps babies suffering from croup, and it is also worn for mental balance, foresight and general attractiveness. As a popular charm for success in speculation, gambling, and games of chance, it is said to have no equal.