This magnificent rare "secret love" 18ct Gold Diamond mourning ring is an incredibly rare piece. The band itself has been crafted from the most exquisite 18ct Gold, and the Old Mine Cut Diamonds have a splendid twinkle.
This Victorian Diamond ring has more to it than meets the eye, with two secret compartments storing intricately woven hair! Mourning jewellery was popular amongst the Victorians, used as a way to remember a loved one. Such pieces are favourites of collectors, but they also make for unique pieces of jewellery steeped in beautiful sentiment.
ERA: Victorian, 1855.
RING SIZE: UK Size K.5 / US Size 5 & 3/8.
This ring cannot be resized.
MEASUREMENTS: The central gem-set panel consists of 3 antique old-mine cut Diamonds: 2mm x 2.2mm, 2.8mm x 2.8mm, and 2.2mm x 2.5mm respectively (approx 0.18cts).
Ring band is 3.5mm wide.
MATERIALS: 18ct Gold, Old Mine Cut Diamond, Hair.
HALLMARKS: Tests as 18ct Gold throughout. Inside the band is hand-engraved " 25th April 1855".
EXCELLENT. We can't get enough of thisrare "secret love" 18ct Gold Diamond mourning ring , and she's in excellent condition. Each of the Diamonds are securely set in place, smooth and free of damage. The secret 'mourning' compartment on either side of the Diamonds open up to reveal the intricately woven hair which, considering her age, is incredibly beautiful. The band shows no particular signs of wear, and the 18ct Gold is smooth and luscious. It is important to note that this ring should not under any circumstances get wet, as this could damage the integrity and quality of the ring, particularly the hair inside.
All orders are shipped using DHL express and are securely padded in transit, with full tracking and insurance for your peace of mind. Alternate couriers are available by special request.
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- NEXT-DAY delivery to the UK and EU
- Delivery to the USA in TWO WORKING DAYS
- Orders placed by 1pm (GMT) will be dispatched the same day
You can return your item for a full refund for any reason by simply getting in touch to let us know within 14 days of receiving it.
INCLUDED WITH YOUR ORDER:
This item will arrive beautifully gift wrapped in a Lillicoco presentation box, tied up with a pink ribbon. You’ll also receive a handwritten information booklet and free polishing cloth too!
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