Last session to ring in the New year

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Last session to ring in the New year

Post by Tomo » Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:24 pm

Managed a few hours down the beach yesterday mainly to get some fresh air and exercise after catching a horrible man flu bug after boxing day and was good to breath normally again and be out of the house. Few bits of junk bling came out along with the usual clad, lead and bullets and then what looked like a pink uncorroded junk ring. After giving it a quick wipe, the pink stain came off and the yellow and ice shone through. Couldn't see a hallmark and the band split in one place when I wiped the stain off.
Once home I dropped it in 9ct acid to clean it up. It looks like it's been resized were the hallmarks were and joined back together. I wasn't too sure of the carat but it did look very yellow so gave it a test with 14ct then 18ct and finally 22ct. None of them affected it so I presume it's high carat with ice and a nice little bonus to finish the year off ::g
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by Dave The Slave » Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:49 pm

Good session you had there.
That open safety pin looks lethal.
Good Luck in 2019 ::g
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by Tomo » Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:04 pm

Dave The Slave wrote:
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:49 pm
Good session you had there.
That open safety pin looks lethal.
Good Luck in 2019 ::g
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Cheers Dave. It's one them hair slide pin things, find loads on the beach
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by Easylife » Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:08 pm

Nice result. ::g
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by Stillburning » Mon Dec 31, 2018 7:17 pm

Productive session and cracking ring ::g
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by fred » Mon Dec 31, 2018 7:23 pm

Well done. With a stone likely to be 18ct. Higher than that is too soft for a setting to last. ::g I have been getting loads of coins but no jewellery. :D
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by Tomo » Mon Dec 31, 2018 8:00 pm

fred wrote:
Mon Dec 31, 2018 7:23 pm
Well done. With a stone likely to be 18ct. Higher than that is too soft for a setting to last. ::g I have been getting loads of coins but no jewellery. :D
Anything higher than the usual 9ct is a welcome bonus Fred ::g
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by sweepstick47 » Tue Jan 01, 2019 7:23 pm

Hello Tomo ::g That's taking it literally -' ringing out the old year' - Very nice. Good Luck for the 2019 sessions. ::g Regards ss47
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by FUBAR » Thu Jan 03, 2019 6:28 am

Quite a haul matey. Well done. ::g

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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by Lowland » Thu Jan 03, 2019 7:52 am

Superb,that's a nice ring ::g
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Re: Last session to ring in the New year

Post by ICENI » Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:24 pm

Well done . ::g
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