This ring is an early Victorian mourning ring which features a black enamel top set with a wonderful amethyst, held by ornate and dramatic shoulders. The ring's back is engraved with script lettering which reads'Mrs C Stephens Died 18th July 1842 Aged 53'. This ring is accompanied with the death certificate and ancestry papers of Mrs Charlotte Stephens who died in 1842, scans of these can be seen in the ring's image gallery.
The ring tests as 18ct and is in good condition with light marks commensurate with age. Size L UK/AU, 5½ US/CA, 51¾ FR/RU, 16 DE (This antique ring's true size is an N but fits like an L due to it's wide shape and large head). This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Rings".The seller is "antiquejewellers" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.