|Aquamarine and gold|
|Montana Sapphire and gold|
|Montana Sapphires and gold|
I was trying for a sort of Byzantine or Roman look. I think I got close.
Construction Pictures to follow.
|This is a slug of gold sawn in half so that I can make the double rings for the Aquamarine. That way I get two of the same dimensions.|
|Figuring out which stones to play with.|
|This is the ring with the green stone. I am about to solder in the setting. I made the setting with a forming set.|
|The stone was in a pendant marked "gold" in Arabic. I melted the necklace to make the ring and will recycle the setting as well. I will just cut off the bail, remove the stone and solder the setting in the gap above.|