ANTIQUE MID VICTORIAN ENGLISH BLUE ENAMEL & OLD CUT DIAMOND STAR RING c1856
An antique English, solid 18 carat gold ring; beautifully made, with blue enamelling around a sparkling white old mine-cut diamond in a star setting. Inscribed to the shank 'To Eliza From John Nov 1858', around a tiny locket compartment.
Lovely quality, so collectible & ready to wear!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Some wear to enamel commensurate with age and use - see pictures. Glass missing to tiny locket. Diamond probably an old replacement.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1858. English hallmark illegible.
DIMENSIONS: Diamond approx. 3.7 mm diameter (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
RING SIZE: L ½ or 6 ¼ US (can be resized within reason).
WEIGHT: Approx. 2.9 grams.