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Antique, Victorian sapphire and diamond set snake ring, 18ct yellow gold

£550
SKU: ARB-1556

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Fashioned from 18ct yellow gold and adorned with a blue sapphire and a diamond, this double snake ring elegantly coils around the finger, with the stone-set heads resting on top. Snake rings boast a storied past, tracing back to ancient times as enduring symbols. Victorian popularity surged after Queen Victoria's serpent engagement ring set a trend that continues to inspire jewellery trends today. 

History

  • Place Of Origin: United Kingdom.
  • Date Period: Circa 1880, Victorian. 

    Band

    • Metal Composition: 18ct yellow gold.
    • Hallmark: marked with hallmarks and '18ct' 

    The ring overall

    • Front Head Dimensions: Length 10mm; Width 14mm; Height of Setting 2.1mm
    • General Wear: Excellent; wear commensurate with age.
    • Condition: All stones secure, safely set with gold fully covering each stone, no damage to the setting. Minor scratches due to age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.

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    Antique, Victorian sapphire and diamond set snake ring, 18ct yellow gold

    £550

    This ring is sold, sorry. See similar rings:

    Fashioned from 18ct yellow gold and adorned with a blue sapphire and a diamond, this double snake ring elegantly coils around the finger, with the stone-set heads resting on top. Snake rings boast a storied past, tracing back to ancient times as enduring symbols. Victorian popularity surged after Queen Victoria's serpent engagement ring set a trend that continues to inspire jewellery trends today. 

    History

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    The ring overall

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