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Georgian Micromosaic Goldfinch Passion Ring

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Description

DATE: Georgian, c1800

A fine quality Georgian period 15k gold ring, bezel set with an incredibly detailed micromosaic panel depicting a Goldfinch. 

"Because of the thistle seeds it eats, in Christian symbolism the goldfinch is associated with Christ's Passion and his crown of thorns... Because it symbolises the Passion, the goldfinch is considered a 'saviour' bird"

MEASUREMENTS

10.0 x 12.8mm. Width of band: 1.1mm

WEIGHT

1.2g

MARKS

No marks present, tests as 15ct gold throughout

CONDITION

In excellent overall condition with small signs of wear commensurate with age and use

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