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1930s "Quick But Wise" Chalcedony Heraldic Signet Ring

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1930s "Quick But Wise" Chalcedony Heraldic Signet Ring

$1,100.00


Description

DATE: Art Deco, 1937

This cool 1930s signet ring is set with a carved chalcedony panel, that bears a heraldic intaglio crest and German motto. Depicted is a Griffin's head above the words "Rasch Aber Klug", which translates as "Quick but wise". Modelled in 18k gold with a rounded square shaped head, the ring is clearly hallmarked (London) for the year 1937 - at the very beginning of King George VI's reign.

STONES

Chalcedony panel

MEASUREMENTS

Head: 12.2 x 13.2mm - Width of band: 3.3mm

WEIGHT

8.5g

MARKS

English hallmarks for 18k gold, London 1937

CONDITION

Excellent, with light patina

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