ANTIQUE VICTORIAN OPAL SNAKE RING 18CT GOLD RUBY EYES CIRCA 1900
A fabulous antique Victorian snake ring modelled in 18ct Yellow Gold and set with red Ruby eyes and crowned with a beautiful natural Opal which is approx. 0.90ct.
Serpent jewellery was popular in Victorian times and represented love, loyalty and friendship. The depiction of a snake swallowing its tail was also a symbol of eternal love.
The lovely Opal is a kaleidoscope of rainbow colours shimmering and changing colours with the light. It radiates blues, pinks, greens and an inner orange.
The ring is truly special and looks wonderful coiled around the finger.
WEIGHT: 4.2 grams
MEASURES: O in the UK or 7 ¼ USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
FACE MEASURES: Width 12mm x Height 12mm
STANDS: 6mm off the Finger
METAL: 18ct Yellow Gold
STONES: Opal (approx. 0.90ct), Rubies
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1880 - 1900
ORIGIN: United Kingdom