In this 18K yellow gold Victorian ring from 1870, one grand rose cut diamond is set in a central alignment with two oval cut sapphires. With 16 surrounding silky half seed pearls embraced by 16 rose cut diamonds forming a marquise shaped outline, this jewel's got the potential to make you feel like the princess of earth and sea during any time of the day.
Antique jewelry object group: ring
Condition: excellent condition
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Country of origin: Although it does not carry any legible control marks we believe this to be of Belgian origin.
Style: Victorian - Victorian decorative arts refers to the style of decorative arts during the Victorian era. The Victorian era is known for its eclectic revival and interpretation of historic styles and the introduction of cross-cultural influences from the middle east and Asia in furniture, fittings, and Interior decoration. Victorian design is widely viewed as having indulged in a regrettable excess of ornament. The Arts and Crafts movement, the aesthetic movement, Anglo-Japanese style, and Art Nouveau style have their beginnings in the late Victorian era.
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Period: ca. 1870
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Material: 18K yellow gold
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Diamonds: One big and 16 smaller rose cut diamonds . We do not have the weight of the diamonds which is normal in our trade when it comes to rose cuts.
Precious stones: Two sapphires and 16 half seed pearls
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Birthstones: Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April, sapphire for September and pearl for June.
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Hallmarks: No trace.
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Dimensions: top of ring 1,05 cm (0,41 inch) x 1,77 cm (0,70 inch)
Weight: 3,50 gram (2,25 dwt)
Ring size Continental: 56 & 17¾ , Size US 7½ , Size UK: O½
Resizing: Free resizing, but because of the the way the ring is made, we cannot guarantee to make it on every size; so please ask in advance (only for extreme resizing we have to charge).
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Reference Nº: 16054-0010
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
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