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Georgian Urn Cameo Mourning Ring

$2,500.00

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Georgian Urn Cameo Mourning Ring

$2,500.00


Description

DATE: Georgian, c.1790

An exceptional Georgian mourning ring with an Urn onyx cameo centrepiece, old mine cut diamond shoulder accents, and an oval locket compartment hidden behind the head. The shoulders also feature fine foliate detailing, and, quite remarkably given the age, a good amount of the black enamel remains present. It dates from the latter half of the 18th Century, modelled in 18 karat gold throughout.

STONES 

Onyx Cameo

Old Mine Cut Diamonds

MEASUREMENTS 

Head: 8.8 x 8.0mm

Width of band: 1.8mm

WEIGHT 

2.7g

MARKS 

No marks present, tests as 18k gold

CONDITION 

Good, some losses to the enamel and the locket glass is cracked

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