Edwardian Heraldic Unicorn & Crown Signet Ring
DATE: Edwardian, 1918
This traditional Edwardian signet ring features an intaglio crest of a unicorn on a crown. Beneath is the Latin motto: VIXI LIBER ET MORIAR, or "I have lived, and I shall die, free" (which happens also to be the motto of Annapolis, Maryland". The ring is modelled in 18k gold, with London hallmarks for the year 1918.
Head: 14.2 x 12.8mm - Width of band: 2.9mm
English hallmarks for 18k gold, London 1918
Very good, some wear commensurate with age and use