herkimer diamond ring
Herkimer diamond ring set in a claw prong setting.
what is a herkimer diamond? they are not actually diamonds, but double-terminated quartz crystals discovered in and around herkimer county, ny in the late 18th century. the "diamond" in their name is due to both their clarity and natural faceting. they also happen to be one of our favorite gemstones.
handmade: greenfield, MASSACHUSETTS
materials: herkimer diamond / sterling silver setting
dimensions: 5-7mm diamond / whole size band