Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold

$ 725.00 

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Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold
Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold
Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold
Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold

An early Victorian flower-form ring, set with a rose cut diamond and six natural, petal-shaped, turquoise cabochons, whose colors range from sky blue to blue-green. These stones are all mounted in charming, crimped collets. The ring's shoulders are decorated with pierced carvings that resemble amphorae. The half-round shank tapers from the shoulder toward the base. This ring would have been a fashionable sweetheart's gift during the late Georgian/early Victorian period. Metal is 15k yellow gold.

Materials

15k gold
Diamond
Turquoise

Age

c. 1840

Size

US 6 1/2

This ring can be re-sized; to add custom sizing to your order, visit our services page.

Dimensions

Ring face (including shoulder motif) measures approx 16.5 mm; flower measures approx 9.1 mm x 8.3 mm. Diamond measures approx 2.1 mm (including collet). Ring shank measures approx 6.75 mm at the shoulder and tapers to approx 2.4 mm, at the base.

Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold
Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold
Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold
Turquoise & Diamond Victorian Sweetheart Ring in 15k Gold