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I was wondering what I should offer the local store for a ring we are interested. The specs are as follows: The center stone is 1.68 ct, round The color is G-H color, and the clarity is SI3. It "faces up nice and bright white. The mounting is 18k white gold, center stone set in four prongs. The stone measures 7.32mm x 4.87 . The mounting is set with eight round diamonds, four each side. g-h color . clarity SI1 -SI 2 measuring 1.85 mm, approx. 2 pts each / .16 ct tw diamonds . In addition, there are two round brilliant Diamonds either side of center stone. 2.93 mm each approx .20 ct tw by formula. total Diamond weight, 2.04 cts. Please help! It has a does not have GIA certificate..
I have a old necklace with the old charm pearl lady and on the neck with it has k1 what does that mean
Hello Daimian, The K1 refers to makers mark. Jon askthejeweler.net
Hi, Have this gold cross i bought second hand for my wife,it dates to 1939,and i would like to have the engraving removed, has one stamp mark which says 9ct bothsides,dose this mean its only plated? or solid 9ct. Thaks Pete.
Hello Pete, The cross is solid 9 karat gold, with one exception, in U.S. 9 karat is not consider go....
i have a ring it is silver in colour but inside is stamped instead of 925 it say's ATG. what does this mean??
Hello kurtas, The 925 stamp inside means that your ring is sterling silver, as for "ATG" is a make....
Is it possible to make a traditional engagement ring (as in picture), out of Tungsten?
I have an antique engagement ring with the markings 14K, PAT-FL and PRINCESS - I assume it's a patent marking. The ring is estimated to be from the 1930's, but could this patent information help me trace it's origin more specifically?
Hello Hannah, If the ring is from the 1930's, then what I recommend is Google the PAT-FL and PRINC....
is this real or not? on the inside it says h925
Hello Monica, Yes the ring is sterling silver. Jon askthejeweler.net
I hve a metroplitan museum necklace with pendant and is this real gold?
Hello Bruno, from the picture I can not determine if that is solid gold or not, my suggestion woul....
Hi, I had my engagement ring diamonds reset in white gold. The white gold keeps getting a yellow tinge and the jeweler has several times rhododized (spelling?) it several times to eliminate the tinge. Is this normal and will the rhododizing harm my gold?
Hello Tracy, The yellow tinge that you see is common in white gold 14karat and higher, the rhodium ....
I am being relocated and I am in need to sell my Swarovski Necklace and earrings. Both are Rhodium based and encrusted with the cystals - I am unable to determine who I would be able to sell these to and because of the value I believe that if I post it on craigslist or ebay that I will not find a buyer or if it would even sell. Any suggestions? Are the crystals worth anything? This was custom made, but I have never been able to where it.
Hello Kellee, Have you tried your local jewelers sometimes they buy them, another place would be a....
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