Sterling Silver Butterfly Yellow Chalcedony Ring
• 925 Sterling Silver
• Gemstone measures 7x14mm
• 1” L x 1 3/4” W
• Handmade, artisan crafted
• Silver is polished and oxidized
• Nickel free
• Made in Turkey
Sterling Silver Filigree Butterfly Gemstone Ring
Sterling Silver Filigree Butterfly Gemstone Ring is a filigree jewelry made in Ankara. Designers are influenced from nature and the history of this particular craft. Their workshop sits in the middle of farmland in a remote small town near Ankara, the capital city of Turkey. This workshop has been making filigree jewelry for over 20 years. The first sample takes about half a day for an artist with 10 years experience to finish. This particular design was created about ten years ago. This design has been selling in Europe and the US and it has received excellent customer reviews.
Filigree is the art of embroidery with metal thread. Many floral elements are embroidered with this technique. It is similar to embroidering lace except with metal thread. It is an art that has been developed and excelled in Southeastern Turkey in the last two millennia by Assyrian Christians.
Story of this Particular Design
This unique design is our trademark. And no mistake could be hidden in this hand made production technique. Aside from its esthetic beauty, the piece is reminiscent of historic sites left from the Greek and or the Romans. This is one of the most favored rings in the collection. It is flashy and to the point item. There is a beautiful green gemstone in the middle. You can study how the artist has twisted and soldered the silver metal threads to create the design. Butterfly, in the Ottoman context, symbolizes “good news”. It is believed that as it is the announcer of warm weather and it brings all the goodness and abundance to the bearer.
Sterling Silver Filigree Butterfly Gemstone Ring is an excellent self-gift item. It works with any outfit and almost for any occasion.
Check out our Butterfly Collection to see other similar designs.
Ottoman Silver Collection
The Ottoman Silver Collection was launched in London on March 8, 2011 in celebration of the International Women’s Day. Since then, it expanded to Milan-Italy and Dusseldorf-Germany and, in the last year, to Paris-France and Toronto-Canada. Collection has been successful everywhere it has been presented. It is inspired from the historic metal smiting riches of the Peoples of the Empire: Assyrians, Armenians, Greeks, Turks, Kurds and Arabs that date back 8 Millennia. And it is updated to meet the needs of modern woman.