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Victorian Tiger’s Eye Serpent Ring

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Victorian Tiger’s Eye Serpent Ring

$1,350.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1870

An unusual antique statement ring. The head is set with a highly domed Tiger’s Eye cabochon, displaying a vivid line of gold chatoyance, and surrounded by a coiled snake that wraps around the shoulders. It’s modelled in 15 karat gold throughout, and dates from the 1870s.

STONES

Natural Tiger’s Eye cabochon

MEASUREMENTS

Head: 16.8 x 11.8mm

Rise off finger: 8.6mm

Width of band: 1.9mm

WEIGHT                                 

6.9g

MARKS

No marks present, tests as 15k gold

CONDITION

Very good, some general wear commensurate with age. Evidence of an old resize to the back of the band

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