Estate Opal and Diamond Ring. 14k, white gold mounting features a vibrant 6 carat opal with flashes of green, blue, violet and red. The opal is bezel-set and surrounded with a high polished frame containing 0.75 carats of evenly spaced prong-set brilliant-cut diamonds.
Designer Nicholas Heckaman of The Ring Tree meticulously handcrafts detailed rings out of US coins. The Gainesville, Florida-based designer first discovered his skill when he was looking for the perfect ring to propose to his girlfriend with. He managed to create a special engagement ring out of a silver coin with a hammer and “a lot of patience.”