ANTIQUE GEORGIAN 18CT GOLD AMETHYST SAPPHIRE RING CIRCA 1800
This fabulous antique Georgian 18ct Gold ring is set with a fabulous rich purple natural Amethyst, Circa 1800.
Due to its age, Georgian jewellery is quite rare, with some pieces almost three hundred years old. From 1714 until 1837 four King Georges and a short-lived William gave rise to this extended period, spanning many fashions that are reflected in these stunning pieces of Georgian jewellery.
The lovely light purple cabochon Amethyst is 3ct in size surrounded by a halo of deep blue Sapphires.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty which has adorned regal jewellery all around the world, from ancient Egypt to the British crown jewels.
Sapphire is the symbol of harmony friendship and loyalty, everything that is constant and reliable. Sapphire was once called the "stone of destiny” and are said to bring peace and harmony to the wearer.
The ring is all set in a beautifully designed 18ct Yellow Gold gallery displaying fabulous all round Georgian workmanship of its time.
Purchased in London and steeped in English history. The ring looks magnificent when worn, very eye catching.
It weighs 3.4 grams.
Measures P in the UK or 7 ¾ USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
The face of this ring measures 17mm across x 10mm down.
Amethyst measures 13mm across x 4mm down.
Stands 5mm off the finger.
ITEM NUMBER- 8775