18th Century "A True Friend's Gift" Posy Ring
DATE: Georgian, c.1780
This cool 18th Century Posy Ring dates to c.1790, with the inscription "A True Friend's Gift" to the inner band. It's modelled in 18k gold, and remains in excellent condition - with a beautiful antique patina. The name "Posy Ring" comes from the type of inscription within, which was usually in rhyme or "posey".
Width of band: 1.8mm
No marks present, tests as 18k gold
Very good, with lovely antique patina