Elegance personified this strikingly pretty 18ct gold ring dates to the Edwardian period circa 1915.
Crafted from 18ct gold and platinum with two large creamy white baroque pearls set side by side in ’Toi et Moi’ styling, held in traditional cup settings in 18ct yellow gold and lovely closed gold backings to the verso.
The two approx 2mm diamonds are bezel set in micro millgrain settings to the further 12 diamonds which are claw set to again micro millgrain detailing.
The shank is 18ct yellow gold, slim and comfortable to wear.
Pearl 7.5mm each approx
2 @ approx 2mm
12 @ approx 1-1.5mm
North to south 1.5cm
East to west 1.8cm
Rise from finger 9mm
Shank tapers 2.9mm to 1.35mm
Tested as 18ct
Settings not tested but assessed by our jeweller as platinum
P or 17.9mm diameter US 7 3/4
Sizeable with care
Very good to excellent antique condition. Pearls are in good condition with no loss to nacre. Diamonds are bright and sparkly, securely set and original. No thinning as such to shank, it is slim but strong. Lovely elegant antique ring.
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