Velvet Blue Ceylon Star Sapphire
Here, for was first time I used the ‘modern in old’ techniques of Micro-Chasing and Micro-Burnishing on a ring. Along with my traditional use of Engraving work in rings .Made with some 40 natural [untreated] Fancy-Colour and Colourless Diamonds. From 2008
*The star is only visible in one photo [taken with a Flash] the rest of this presentation set, was shot in diffused light.
Archive Reference: RS08
The Kundalini Serpents and the Tree of Life
These symbols were made in engraved relief on the sides of the ring. Diamonds represents the Chakras that are arranged according to traditions, on the rising path of the Kundalini energy and through the ‘levels’ on the Tree of Life.
Blue-Gray Ceylon Star Sapphire, with Colourless and natural Pink-Brown diamonds in 19k yellow gold.
the Chakras corosponding lotus flowers are engraved on the inside.
Made in 2005, and later re-worked in 2007.
Archive Reference: RS07
Om and a Star-of-David
Engraved on the sides of a Blue-Grey Star-Sapphire ring. Made in 20 and 18k Orange-Rose gold. With small Star Rubies and a few diamonds.
Archive Reference: RS06
Ring made in an 18k Orange-Rose gold. With 7 small diamonds.
Archive Reference: RS05
A gold ring with platinum
Bezel setting for a lavender shade StarSapphire.
made with 750 ‘Orange- Rose’gold and 900 Iridium Platinum.
Archive Reference: RS04
Star-Sapphire in 18 and 22k Rose gold and little Diamonds.
*The star is not visibale in these low resolution photos probably taken under defused light.
Archive Reference: RS03
A blue-Gray Ceylon
A lost ring… It was made with a Star Sapphire and a pair of Diamonds in 20k yellow gold. From the mid ‘1990s’.
* An early work [in my goldsmith “career”] It was, after some years, stolen in Goa.
Archive Reference: RS02