ANTIQUE VICTORIAN RUBY DIAMOND SNAKE RING CIRCA 1900
This gorgeous antique Victorian coiled snake ring is crowned with a fabulous 0.25ct Ruby which has a lovely pink hue complimented by sparkling old cut Diamonds.
Serpent jewellery became popular in the Victorian era and symbolized a wonderful combination of love, loyalty and friendship.
The Ruby was a favourite among kings and emperors across the globe and a worthy rival of the Diamond, boasting a fiery red flame which has long been worshipped as symbol of love and passion.
The piece is a lovely coiled design all modelled in 18ct Yellow Gold. It looks beautiful wrapped around the finger and very eye-catching.
We recommend you insure for £1495, We can provide a written Valuation on completion of the sale.
WEIGHT: 5.3 grams
MEASURES: S in the UK or 9 ¼ USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
FACE MEASURES: Width 12mm x Height 8mm
RUBY MEASURES: 3mm x 4mm
STANDS: 4mm off the Finger
METAL: 18ct Yellow Gold
STONES: Ruby (0.25ct), Old cut Diamonds
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1880 - 1900
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
MARKS: 18ct stamp