Cat’s eye chrysoberyl and diamond ring

£2,500.00

Vintage Cat's Eye diamond engagement ring.

A narrow band of light glides across the surface of the  cat’s eye suggesting an eye opening and closing.

The cat's-eye effect is a lighting phenomenon that gives certain gemstones the appearance of a cat's narrowing pupil—hence the name. It's a bright, thin line of light that stretches from one end to the other of a cabochon-cut gemstone. The bright line is created by the reflection of light off long, thin inclusions. Inside the gem, the reflected light is projected upwards and across the dome of the stone

  • Model: 14593
  • Type: Antique Rings

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