This is a stunning 14k white gold, Prasiolite and diamond ring, with a fancy briolette checkerboard cut. It so marked, tested and Guaranteed solid 14K gold. Ring size is 8.25. Condition is excellent. No damage or repair. The stone is a beautiful clean light green color in a large 8 carats, 14mm by 10mm size. Looks like a flashy clear mint green in lighting with deeper and brighter internal highlights and flashing. Alongside the stone there are 4 small diamond accents.
The setting is gorgeous. It is thick and ornate with fancy filigree open work and carved and millgrained edges. In addition, it has open work on the undermount and a beautiful chunky strong 12 prong fancy fishtail mounting holding the stone. Additionally, there is deep carved work going down the sides of the shank and more intricate millgrain work on the edges. Very crisp and detailed. Ring size is 8 1/4. Weight is 5.8 grams. Total carat gemstone weight is just over 8 carats. Given the size and cut of the stone along with the ornate setting this is a knockout ring for your collection. It has a beautiful presence when worn.Metal: 14K White Gold
Gemstone: Prasiolite Green Amethyst
Carat Gemstone Weight: 8 CTS
Stone Size: 14mm by 10mm
Setting: Fancy thick filigree with accent diamonds
Weight: 5.8 gr
Green Amethyst Prasiolite:
Prasiolite is a yellow-green to green variety of quartz that is cut into faceted stones for use in jewelry or purchased by gemstone collectors. As natural occurring amethyst is purplish in color. Therefore, most green amethyst is either naturally heat treated or irradiated in order to achieve the beautiful icy green color.
Green Amethyst Prasiolite Meaning and Lore:
Prasiolite, also known as Green Amethyst, is a very spiritual stone. Prasiolite assists in bringing spiritual ideals into expression in every day life. Since it is known for positive energy and spirituality some uses of prasiolite are as follows:
- Clears negativity
- Fosters compassion, self-acceptance and self-honor
- Ignites love. As such, it enhances compassion in one’s heart
- Heals by closing the gap between the physical & spiritual. So, the mind, body and body are united as one.
- Attracts prosperity
- Strengthens the emotions, the mind and the will. As a result, one is stronger.
- Protects the wearer from intoxication
- Finally, Brings good fortune and luck