Antique 18ct Gold Amethyst & Emerald English Mid Victorian Ring ca.1870
Stunning mid Victorian amethyst & emerald ring.
This beautifully designed ring is hand crafted in 18 carat gold.
Set to the centre with a gorgeous oblong step cut purple amethyst
Flanked by two pairs of fabulous bright green emeralds with a further round amethyst to each side
The central amethyst is about 5mm x 4mm wide and the end two are are 3mm, the emeralds are 2mm
The stones are claw & bezel set in yellow gold in an attractive open scroll setting.
It has pierced shoulders with beautiful engraved detail that continues all around the shank
The head is 6.8 mm at the widest point and 2.2 at the base of the ring. It stands 3mm proud of the shank
It is hallmarked 18 ct gold, the assay office is worn – possibly Birmingham 1869
The size R (UK) 8 3/4 (USA) it would re size.
This antique ring is in excellent original condition
It comes in the presentation box illustrated.
This wonderful ring looks so pretty when worn.