Sterling Silver Mother of Pearl Ring Size 7.5
Stamped .925 Sterling Silver Marcasite Milgrain setting. 17mm X 14mm Oval Mother of Pearl Cabochon. 6mm lower shank
Marcasite is a metallic, black-grey stone, similar in chemical makeup to pyrite, but different in crystal structure. It is machine cut and polished, giving jewelry made with it an antiqued vintage look.
Cabochon is piece of gemstone, glass or other material shaped and polished instead of faceted
Milgrain is a jewelry decoration, commonly found on antique jewelry but becoming more common in modern designs. The literal translation for milgrain, a french word, is a thousand grains. When used in connection with jewelry it refers to a decoration on the edges of the surface of a piece of jewelry.