Antique Victorian Lovers Eye Ring Circa 1880 9ct Gold
This fabulous antique Victorian 9ct Gold ring displays a wonderful pair of Lovers eyes enamelled on Porcelain. Circa 1880
Eye miniatures or ‘Lovers eyes’ were popular during the 18th and 19th centuries. British and European lovers exchanged these as a token of love to their spouse, loved one or child. Only the eye was painted so that their identity remained anonymous except to the person they loved.
The lovers eyes is set behind a glass window and fitted to a 9ct Yellow Gold re shanked gallery with beautiful engraving all round.
This is a lovely, unique piece with a beautiful message behind it!
Steeped in Victorian history.
It weighs 4 grams
Measures M in the UK or 6 1/2 USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
The face of this ring measures 16mm across x 12mm down
Stands 2mm off the finger
In excellent condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 18-26
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