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    Posted 7 years ago

    Moonstonel…
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    This is an incredible Carved Cameo Ceylon Moonstone that has just one of the most exquisite full bodied carving of a lady with floor length hair. The Moonstone carving measures 27mm x 13mm and is mounted into solid 18k Rose Gold and has Hallmarks that I cannot read or make out. ..on the other side say 18k. This is a true treasure to behold and I am grateful .....If anyone knows the hallmarks please let me know...
    Well had the stone tested and it has been tested to be a gemstone or Moonstone..whew!

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    1. AmberRose AmberRose, 7 years ago
      Another beautiful piece. I could barely see my screen for all the drool. Thanks for sharing!
    2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 7 years ago
      Bautiful!
      A better photo of those marks would help to identify the marks.
    3. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      Thank you soo much for appreciating! I rarely wear it..and I love to be able to show my love of Moonstones..since they just kinda sit. My daughters are going to love there heirlooms...sigh :)
    4. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      I will try again to take them..they are hard to photo...that one photo was after 15 tries...
    5. epson233 epson233, 7 years ago
      love it -- agreed -- need a better photo of the hallmarks to assist you in maker & identification
    6. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      posted better pic on hallmarks..took 20 to get this one...hope this helps...and THANK YOU for trying to help me...I can make out a bird and a letter F?
    7. vetraio50 vetraio50, 7 years ago
      This page might help:
      http://www.langantiques.com/university/index.php/Hallmarks_on_Period_Jewelry

      http://www.925-1000.com/Ffrench_marks.html
      Or
      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hallmark
    8. inky inky, 7 years ago
      Stunning...:-)
    9. davyd286, 7 years ago
      One of the marks looks like a boar's head - it's French.
    10. davyd286, 7 years ago
      And if you were to turn it upside down, it would look like an eagle - still French (gold)
    11. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      Thank you ...thank you ...now I have more info... :)
    12. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      What is your thoughts on how old this ring is? Because the strange part is that on the other side its like someone hand engraved 18k on the other side of the ring...
    13. davyd286, 7 years ago
      The marks I mentioned have been in use from about mid-19th century to the present day. Did Victorians use images of completely naked women without any kind of draping? Or did it start with the time of Lalique?
      The 18 k mark could have been engraved by a jeweler as a "translation" after the ring was brought to the USA, but that's just guess.
    14. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      I was stumped with that question...and you maybe correct that it maybe from the Era of Lalique. It would make sense....and the hand engraved 18k would be from here. I think you are totolly correct that this was made in France and I think with the 3 or 4 hallmarks....shows where it was from. I just took a look at Laliques work..and its a spitting image of the Women he carves...WOW!
      When I purchased this ring...I fell in love with it...and never thought twice about anything else...My guess is that this ring is from the 1890's? It's all handmade...and I have never seen another Moonstone with a carving of a Full Body of a naked Lady in Moonstone. Have you? I would love to see another one...if anyone can send a picture...I would love that :)
      Thank you....please let me know your thoughts.....
      Lee
    15. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      If you have any thoughts as the pricing of a ring like this one...I am about to insure it..and wanted any feedback as to how much I should insure this for...please let me know....
    16. davyd286, 7 years ago
      Did you have it tested to verify it's stone and not iridescent glass?
    17. epson233 epson233, 7 years ago
      davyd286 -- great sleuthing -- was going to place you on my follow list -- but no postings -- how would one contact you sherlock -- you look like a great resource -- got a cameo ring posted if you have any ideas on her it would be appreciated -- she is in the new post as "The PodiGal Cameo Returns" -- have a great weekend to all
    18. Manikin Manikin, 7 years ago
      Just gorgeous !!!!!!! Love it
    19. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      Manikin, thank you...I love it too and its in the safe!
    20. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      JayHow, two words "THANK YOU" :)
    21. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      epson233, thank you for all your loving :)
    22. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 7 years ago
      mustangtony, thank you for all your loving :)
    23. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      kerry10456, thank you for the loving XOXOXOXO
    24. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Manikin, thank you for loving and your wonderful attention my friend xoxoxoxox
    25. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      smiata, thanks for loving!!
    26. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Songwriter53, thank you for loving!!!
    27. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Thoscahaba, thank you..this is by far one of my all time favourites XOXOXO
    28. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      DrFluffy, XOXOXOXO
    29. aldo78 aldo78, 6 years ago
      Stunning ????????
    30. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Aldo78, this is a very rare full nude antique moonstone ...and I am blessed to own....XOXOXO
    31. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 6 years ago
      Moon... It is soooo fabulously gorgeous..
    32. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Nadia, after getting the ring many moons ago..and wearing it everyday!!! I found out how rare it was. And now it sits in the safe at the store......LOL!
    33. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 6 years ago
      I don't blame you. It's absolutely stunning...
    34. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Nadia, thank you...its an heirloom..for one of my daughters...XO
    35. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Nadia, thank you !!!!
    36. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      aldo78, XOXOXO
    37. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      Tom, many thanks
    38. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 6 years ago
      Oh moonstone its stunning! So glad someone loved it recently or I'd probably not have come across it.
    39. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 6 years ago
      kyratango, many thanks for loving!
    40. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 5 years ago
      VintageFran, I am humbled and appreciate your loving and comments!!!
    41. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 5 years ago
      So very beautiful!
    42. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 5 years ago
      Elisabethan, I am humbled...thank you!!
    43. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      I can't believe its been 3 years here on CW!!! Thank you for all your loves and comments...this is one of my first posts...
    44. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      Efesgirl, many thanks !!!
    45. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      Katherine, many thanks!!!
    46. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      Rustfarm, many thanks
    47. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      Thank you everyone for all your loves!!
    48. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      Getthatmonkey, many thanks
    49. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      Kyratango, many thanks
    50. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 4 years ago
      Ragegunder, many thanks!!

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