Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks

Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks

Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks
Natural Chrome Diopside Rondelle Bead Graduated Necklace, 18K Gold Clasp. Mid Victorian 12ct Gold Almandine Garnet, Pearl & Green Doublet Ring. A charming English gemstone ring, dating to the romantic mid Victorian era, c1869! The ring is crafted in 12ct yellow gold in a cluster design and accented with a beautiful mix of coloured gemstones. Centred is one oval faceted purplish rose almandine garnet, surrounded with six seed pearls and two cushion-cut green doublets, also known as garnet topped doublets imitating emerald! The intricate and delicate cluster design features applied gold wirework and gold granules, adding further Victorian charm is the pierced and cross-over design shoulders, as well the hand-engraved shank. The ring bears full English hallmarks for Birmingham origin, dated 1869, and millesimal mark for 12ct gold. There is a makers mark which is difficult to decipher, possibly ending with’&P’. The head of ring measures 10.50mm north to south x 13.30mm east to west. Finger size measures 11 +1/4 (USA) W+(AUS). A charming Victorian ring steeped with endearing history. A perfect gift for someone special! Mid Victorian era, c1869. 1 x oval faceted Almandine Garnet, measuring approx 5.5mm l x 4.35mm w, 2mm d, est weight – 0.40cts (chipped off table edge); 6 x Seed Pearls, measuring approx 1.70mm- 1.80mm – likely natural due to age of ring, albeit have not been x-rayed; 2 x cushion-cut Green Doublets, imitating emerald! And also known as Garnet Topped Doublets (green glass bottom and garnet top), each measuring approx 4.20mm l x 4.30mm w (average). Date letter’U’ (1869), city mark”anchor (Birmingham),’12”. 5′ (millesimal mark for 12k gold). Makers mark- difficult to decipher- possibly ending with’&P. 11 +1/4 (USA) W+(AUS). The ring remains in very good antique condition. Besides normal surface wear to gold and a chip to almandine garnet, there is no apparent damage to the ring. A wonderful antique ring! The item “Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks” is in sale since Friday, August 3, 2018. This item is in the category “Jewellery & Watches\Vintage, Antique Jewellery”. The seller is “beryl-lane” and is located in adelaide, South Australia. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Gender: Woman
  • Modified Item: No
  • MPN: N/A
  • Main Colour: Purple
  • Jewellery Type: Ring
  • Metal Purity: 12k
  • Main Stone: Garnet
  • Metal: Yellow Gold
  • Authenticity: Original
  • Era: 1837-1910
  • Finger Size: 11 1/4 (USA) W+ (AUS)
  • Gemstones: Almandine garnet, seed pearls and green doublets

Antique VICTORIAN c1869 GARNET, PEARL & DOUBLET 12K Gold RING, English Hallmarks