Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details
Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details

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Art Nouveau 14k 5.60 CTW Turquoise and Old European Diamond Navette with Foliate Details

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General Information:

  • US Size: 5.25
  • Total Carat Weight: 5.602 ctw, inclusive of all stones present
  • Precious Metal Weight: ~3.10 dwt
  • Precious Metal Material: 14k yellow gold with buttery patina
  • Dimensions: 20.29 mm north to south ring face x ~13.00 mm east to west ring face to the swirls/fleur-de-lis forms on the shoulders; ~5.22 mm rise from the finger (depth); shoulders taper from ~5.12 mm wide at the shoulders (where the olive branches start) to 2.50 mm wide at the base of the shank
  • Weight: 5.12 grams
  • Markings: The inside of the shank shows a rectangular depressed cartouche, with a sideways anchor shape (?) followed by a 14; tested and stamped for 14k.
  • Era: Given the setting style, shoulder details, the construction techniques of the mounting, and the stone faceting and proportions, we estimate that the ring dates to between 1900 to the 1910s. However, without knowing an exact provenance, we cannot ascertain a more precise date range beyond what our years of collecting, dealing, learning and refining our expertise enables us to determine.
  • Buyer Notes: This ring is exceptionally made, with a trio of beautiful gemstones to enhance the floral styling of the mounting. It is as classically Nouveau/Arts & Crafts as they come, exploding with rich color, detail and meaning. 

Specifications:

  • Center Stone Type: Turquoise
  • Center Stone Count: One (1)
  • Center Stone Dimensions: 16.4 x 9.8 x 4.85 mm
  • Center Stone Carat Weight: by formula per the specific gravity of turquoise, est. 5.52 ct
  • Center Stone Shape: Oval Cabochon
  • Side Stone Type: Diamond
  • Side Stone Count: Two (2)
  • Side Stone Dimensions: 2.12 x 2.10 x 1.42 mm and 1.99 x 2.12 x 1.50 mm
  • Side Stone Carat Weight: 0.040 ct and 0.042 ct, corresponding with measurements above; together 0.082 ctw
  • Side Stone Shape: Old European Cut
  • Side Stone Color: H
  • Side Stone Clarity: SI1

The Story:

Beautifully crafted during the first years of the 20th century, this ring is a particularly interesting cross between the soft, romantic organicism of the Art Nouveau movement and the geometricized, patterned nature-inspired themes of the early Arts & Crafts period, both of which paved the way for the even sharper geometries of the Art Deco era. One can perceive traits of each of these aesthetics within the bespoke fabrication of the jewel.

This intricate statement ring features a central elongated oval turquoise cabochon within a delicately milgrained bezel mounting. This stone is deep green, somewhere in the family of olivey-hunter green, with fairly consistent color across the stone, though when enjoyed in brighter, more direct light, the color of the stone appears a bit lighter. When set against the backdrop of the rich gold, the green is an earthy compliment. It exhibits a mildly textural matrix that dances across the surface sparingly, enhanced by the waxy surface luster.

Flanking this turquoise on its north and south sides are a pair of Old European cut diamonds, both with the iconically tall crowns that are so notable of this antique faceting style. These are also within circular bezel mountings, which are sandwiched between articulated cyma swirls that appear like swollen waves. In tandem, the east and west sides of the turquoise are gripped by fleur-de-lis styled prongs with coordinating swirls that lead the eye down the shoulders of the piece. Both shoulders bear a raised foliate design of six leaves reminiscent of olive branches, terminating in a final pair of swirls before giving way to a plain shank base. The ring has wonderful finger spread, while remaining nicely low profile.

Like all antique jewels, every component of this ring is loaded with symbolism, together weaving a meaningful story for its wearer: cyma swirls represent eternalism, a note on the ebbs and flows of life, which may be unforeseen but can always be influential. The fleur-de-lis form has historic associations with the sacredness, purity and the divine appointment of both royalty and partnership. Finally, olive branches are crowns of victory, signifying both the honor of humility and grace, as well as the successes of leadership. In suit, diamonds represent endurance and longevity and holiness, while turquoise is believed to be a promise of health and youth, prosperity and protection.

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