A romantic Victorian double wedding band with secretly placed, monograms and date, 18kt rose gold, crafted circa 1886, beautiful antique condition... A touch of history.
Antique jewelry object group: wedding band
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 French 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. 1886
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Material: 18K red gold
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Extra information: Wedding band hidden - The wedding band is composed of 2 rings that fit in each other and make 1 ring on your finger. The 2 rings fit together so perfectly that you are not able to tell that there are two. The inside flat surface of each of the rings could be engraved with the wedding date and the names of the bridal couple.
Engraving: "L.O. = J.C. 15 Aout 1886" (the monograms "L.O." and "J.C." with the French date, August 15th, 1886)
Hallmarks: No trace.
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Weight: 3.60 gram (2.31 dwt)
Ring size Continental: 62 & 19¾ , Size US 10 , Size UK: T½
Resizing: This ring cannot be resized because of the way it is made.
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Reference Nº: 12005-0038
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
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