ANTIQUE VICTORIAN RUBY PEARL SNAKE RING 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1880
A lovely antique Victorian serpent ring C. 1880, featuring two coiled snakes crowned with natural Pearls and red Ruby eyes.
Serpent jewellery became popular during the early years of Queen Victoria’s reign coinciding with the full flowering of the Romantic Movement. A coiled serpent represents love, loyalty and friendship.
The Ruby is considered to be the most powerful gem of the universe, given as a gift, the Ruby is a symbol of friendship, love and loyalty.
The piece is all set in 18ct Yellow Gold and beautifully engraved.
A wonderful antique ring, steeped in history.
Weighs 3.8 grams
Measures L ½ in the UK or 6 ¼ USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
The face measures 15mm across x 15mm down
Stands 5mm off the finger