ANTIQUE GEORGIAN 15K GOLD PEAR SHAPED DIAMOND & RUBY COILED SNAKE RING c1820
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) ring; beautifully modelled as a coiled snake, with tiny ruby 'eyes' and set with a sparkling pear-shaped diamond.
Such a wonderful example...very collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Disparity to 'eye' colours, one probably a replacement..
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820/30's. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Diamond approx. 4.1 x 2.6 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
RING SIZE: M or 6 ½ US (not easily resized).
WEIGHT: Approx. 2.2 grams.