Luminous and rich, a three-carat oval amethyst sparkles from the crown of this cocktail ring from India's Bhavesh. The artisan sets the checkerboard-cut stone in a simple setting of polished sterling silver. The result is classic yet chic.
925 sterling silver, amethyst
High polish finish
Crown/bezel: 0.6 inches L x 0.3 inches W x 0.2 inches H
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.