Another Stunner UNCAS RING.
This is a gorgeous vintage 18K White gold HGe Electroplated And Simulated Star Sapphire in a Nugget Nest setting.
The ring is marked 18kt HGE, WITH THE UNCAS SIMBOL.
HGE -This high quality process of depositing a heavy amount of Gold ad will assures the lasting beauty of the Vintage Jewelry made in this manner.
Cluster Measures 1/2" diam
Cabochon Prong Set Simulated Star Sapphire Stone Measures 15mm diam.
Cl luster measures above hand. 10mm high.
HISTORY OF THE COMPANY
The Uncas Manufacturing Company was founded in Providence, RI in 1945 and produced Fine Costume Jewelry. Quality Prong Set Pieces of 10k Gold Filled & 18K Heavy Gold Electroplate. Also other Silver Plated over base metals. Many pieces had 3-dimensional detailed surfaces layered with huge repousse’ set on an antique finishes.
The Company used Mark: "U" in an elongated diamond shape" since 1945 as well as a large "V" inside and outside a triangle for Gold Rings and other Fine Costume Jewelry. It is assumed that the company ceased operations in 1980.