Traditional Irish hallmarked 9ct pale yellow gold Claddagh ring representing love, loyalty, and friendship (the hands represent friendship, the heart represents love, and the crown represents loyalty).
With the wonderful Claddagh symbol combined with an interlocking Celtic knot circling the full circumference of this lovely solid and quite wide ring which measures a nice 5mm wide.
Full hallmarked with makers mark SD, ‘Made in Ireland, Hibernia duty stamp and 375.
What is the Hibernia duty stamp?
The Hibernia is the official mark of the Dublin Assay Office. This mark features the profile view of a woman (Hibernia) in olden dress, together with a harp (the national symbol of Ireland).
‘Made in Ireland’
‘SD’ Makers mark
‘Hibernia’ Duty mark
’375’ for 9ct gold
P 1/2 or 18.1mm diameter or 8
Not sizeable with out great care
Very nice condition, pattern good and clear, no thinning to band, hallmarks quite clear with some fading to duty mark the rest clear.