stone ring

stone ring

[′stōn ′riŋ]
(geology)
A ring of stones surrounding a central area of finer material; characteristic of sorted circle and sorted polygon.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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there, let in level with the rock, was a stone ring. We said no word, we were too excited, and our hearts beat too wildly with hope to allow us to speak.
1,000,000 worth Sapphire stone ring by Colombo Jewellery Stores.
During following phases, workers will remove the modern stone ring from the fountain, which was added in 2005 and add stairs to it.
Sophie, Countess of Wessex, was recently spotted wearing a large blue stone ring at the Royal Ascot.
Although the five stone ring, which was found in a house in Stirling had an estimate of PS400 to PS600, the price rocketed as the bidding started and collectors from across the globe looked to get their hands on the rare gems.
On display at this gallery are the Esmeralda's ship bell made of copper alloy, cruzados made of gold and minted in Lisbon, a silver Indio minted in Portugal for trade with India, a small porcelain box with floral decoration originating from China during the Ming Dynasty, a small porcelain pot whose origin is yet unknown, a barrel shaped bead made of white banded agate stone, possibly from India for trade in Africa, hexagonal faceted beads made of red and white banded carnelian, possibly from India or Iran, and a stone ring carved in the shape of a fish of unknown origin.
Precious stone ring is the most modern blessing one can provide for his/her life partner on their 25th Wedding Anniversary.
Large stone ring, PS6, Wallis Black and white floral print wrap dress, PS55, Topshop.
Dress, PS120, Phase Eight; stone ring, PS5, Dorothy Perkins; shoes, PS46, Topshop Dress, PS45, V&A Collection Oasis; stacking rings, PS12, Accessorize
FLOATY KIMONO-STYLE SLEEVES WILL FLATTER YOUR UPPER ARMS, WHILE A BELTED WAIST WILL CINCH YOU IN DRESS, PS120, PHASE EIGHT; STONE RING, PS5, DOROTHY PERKINS; SHOES, PS46, TOPSHOP