ANTIQUE GEORGIAN ENGLISH 15K GOLD SILVER FOILED GARNET & PASTE RING c1780
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) ring; beautifully made, set with a foiled, flat-cut almandine garnet in a closed fluted back setting, flanked by clear pastes in silver settings.
A scarce Georgian ring in lovely condition...so collectible & very wearable!
CONDITION: Generally very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. One or two shoulder stones old replacements? Some discolouring to foiling/pastes.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1780. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Garnet 8.1 x 6.5 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: P ½ or 8 ¼ US (can be resized within reason).
WEIGHT: Approx. 2.4 grams.