A 1920s 18ct gold ruby and diamond dress ring. The circular-shape ruby and rose-cut diamond alternating line, with tapered shoulders. Hallmarks for Birmingham, 1921. Ring size N1/2. Weight 2.8gms. Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear. The cut and setting of rose cut diamonds prevents total carat weight estimation. Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.Rubies medium pinkish red, fairly well saturated, with fair clarity and typical inclusions.Stones in poor condition with significant abrasion, chips and nibbles to the girdle and facet edges. Rubies chipped to girdle, and diamonds chipped to facets.Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.The US prohibits the importation of items containing rubies or jadeite originating in Burma. For your convenience we have applied this notice to lots which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma, or those of indeterminate origin. Please be advised that inability of a purchaser to import any such item into the US or elsewhere will not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale.Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.