Modernist 14ct Gold and Amethyst Ring by Benik, Denmark

Modernist 14ct Gold and Amethyst Ring by Benik, Denmark

Regular price R 12,500

Modernist 14ct Gold and Amethyst Ring by Benik, Denmark
 
The vintage, modernist, handmade, 14ct yellow gold ring has a geometric bezel made of open-work rectangles and squares. It is set with one polished amethyst cube block (8mm cubed – circa 3.2ct); and one amethyst rectangular block (8mm x 2.6mm x circa 4mm – circa 0.5ct). Both amethysts show small internal inclusions. The rectangular cube is foiled with gold backing. The shank is in the form of a spiral, making three loops and four cross-bars. The ring is marked “DENMARK; BENIK; 585”.
 
Weight                                    9.3g
Age                                         Circa 1970
Dimensions                             19.5mm x 20.5mm bezel; 8.5mm shank at back
Size                                           K+
Condition                                Excellent
Stock Code                             BG293