We are excited to introduce to you lovelies this magnificently rare 18ct Gold Victorian Turquoise poison ring, complete with a full set of hallmarks leading back the Chester assay office from 1880!
Crafted in the most sublime 18ct yellow Gold, both rich in tone and design, this ring stands out beautifully.
The chunky band has the most majestic engraved pattern leading your gaze towards the delightful Turquoise "gypsy" setting centre. Superbly contrasting vivid blue against the sumptuous yellow Gold.
This ring holds a rather interesting secret... The oval face opens up so you can hide the smallest of trinkets and belongings, known as a poison ring in the Victorian era... We wont tell if you wont!?
ERA: Victorian c.1880
RING SIZE: UK Size N 1/2/ US Size 6+3/4
Resizing available on request
MEASUREMENTS: The band is 3mm leading up to 8mm on the shoulders.
The oval face is 10.2mm long x 8.8mm wide x 3.5mm deep.
MATERIALS: 18ct yellow Gold, Turquoise
HALLMARKS: Maker's Mark "H&S", Crown, "18", Chester assay, date letter "r" for the year 1880.
EXCELLENT: This rare 18ct Gold Victorian Turquoise poison ring is in excellent condition. The Gold band and face has kept its shape wonderfully, without any scratches or dents. The engraved pattern is prominent and beautiful without any wear which is remarkable for its 139 year of age. The Turquoise is set wonderfully and securely. The locket door is in perfect working order, ready for the teeniest trinket to be hidden inside. All in all this exquisite ring is in fabulous condition, ready to be worn straight out the box if you so desire!