ANTIQUE GEORGIAN DEAREST RING 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1830
A beautiful Antique Georgian ‘Dearest’ Ring made in 18ct Yellow Gold with engraved shoulders featuring Pearls. The gemstones in the gallery spell out the word ‘Dearest’ with each first letter of the stone: Diamond - Emerald - Amethyst - Ruby - Emerald - Sapphire - Tourmaline.
Sentiment rings or DEAREST rings were popular in the Victorian era and were used to express a secret romantic message to their loved one spelt out in gemstones reminding them how dear they were to their heart.
The ring is a stunning piece of jewellery with lovely sentiment attached.
We recommend you insure for £1200. We can provide a written Valuation on completion of the sale.
WEIGHT: 2 grams
MEASURES: L in the UK or 6 USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
FACE MEASURES: Width 13mm x Height 10mm x Depth 4mm
METAL: 18ct Yellow Gold
STONES: Diamond, Emerald, Amethyst, Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire, Tourmaline, Pearl
AGE: Antique Georgian, circa 1830
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
MARKS: Maker’s Mark ‘RAD’
ITEM NUMBER: 19-942