Fine Georgian 18ct Gold & Black Enamel Mourning Ring c1826. Rare Near Mint Example - Complete in Original Fitted Case. A fabulous near mint Antique Georgian 18ct Gold & Black Enamel'In Memory of' Mourning Ring dating to 1826, which is in crisp original condition. This stunning Ring has a cast Floral Edge and the following inscription inside the band.
10th Mar: 1827 Ae 65. As shown the ring is complete with it's original Red Leather with the Retailer's Label to the underside for Radfords, Goldsmiths & Jewellers of Leeds.(please see the detailed close-up photographs provided, which form an integral part of the item's description). This wonderful Georgian Ring, which weighs 6.4 grams, is approx' 9.0mm wide. As shown, it is stamped with a Maker's Mark'L. V' together with a full British Hallmark confirming that it is made from solid 18ct Gold and that it was assayed in London in 1826.
Overall this ring is in amazing condition and it doesn't look as if it has ever been worn. The cast Floral Decoration is still crisp & sharp to the touch and there is virtually no signs of wear to the surface of the Enamel or Gold (as shown in the high quality detailed photographs provided). We have never found a Georgian Mourning Ring in such fabulous condition - it would be virtually impossible to find a better example. This finest example of a Georgian Mourning Ring is sized as a UK Ring Size'O', which equates to a US Ring Size'7 1/4' - a s with almost all antique rings the band is slightly ovalised i. E it is not perfectly round and it measures slightly differently on the gauge depending on how it is positioned, however this will not affect the ring when worn.In summary, this is an extremely rare find - a near mint condition Georgian 18ct Gold & Black Enamel Mourning Ring dating to 1826 in it's original Red Leather Box. A Ring which would grace any collection - it is quite simply sublime. Any Questions Please Don't Hesitate to Ask. Please take a moment to look at my other listings for. More examples of the finest quality Victorian & Edwardian Antique Jewellery.
The item "Cased Antique Georgian 18ct Gold & Black Enamel Mourning Ring c1826 Near Mint" is in sale since Friday, April 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Pre-1837".
The seller is "lillybumblebeevictorianjewels" and is located in Hamilton. This item can be shipped worldwide.