A fabulous Antique Black and White Agate ring.
The natural cabochon cut ‘banded agate’ is 15.9mm long and 12.3mm wide.
The contrast between the glossy back and the perfectly formed white band is very striking.
Banded agate was formed over thousands of years of volanic eruptions.
It became very popular in jewellery over the Victorian period as lot of it came from Scotland… where Queen Victoria spent a considerable amount of time.
Banded agate is said to have both spiritual and emotional healing properties.
The ring is made from 9 carat gold.
It comes with an independent valuation and can easily be sized.