Large Antique Georgian Crested Bloodstone Intaglio RingRegular price $ 4,900.00
The very dark Bloodstone engraved with a Heraldic Coat of Arms comprising a shield within which are 3 Griffon Heads and 3 flowers in a hatched chevron. Above the shield is a galloping Horse on a ground line and below the shield within a scroll, is the motto SI DEUS NOBISCUM QUIS CONTRA NOS. (IF GOD BE FOR US WHO CAN BE AGAINST US) A well carved and important family Seal Ring, the Gold testing for 18k.
Finger size: US 9 1/2 UK T CN 21
Dimensions of head: 2.5 cm wide x 3 cm long Weight: 13.1 g
Origin: English circa 1815
18 Karat Gold and Diamond Heart Shaped Face Ring by David SternRegular price $ 4,700.00
Set with Marquise Diamond eyes and 6 stone Diamond eyebrows, with a pursed lipped slightly fierce expression. On the reverse of the head in a trellis design in large letters is written DAVID 1993 STERN and an 18k Gold mark in the shank.
A very hand grabbing, heavy Gold Ring,
Dimensions of face: 1 ins long x 3/4 ins wide
Finger size: US 8 3/4 UK Q 1/2 CN 18
Origin: United States 1993
Ancient Roman White Agate Intaglio in a Later Gold Ring MountRegular price $ 3,700.00
An Antique Victorian 18 Karat Gold double headed Snake Ring, Ruby & Diamond EyesRegular price $ 2,400.00
Antique Edwardian 18 Karat Gold Double Head Snake RingRegular price $ 1,400.00
Each head set with an old European cut Diamond, the inner shank with a full London 18k hallmark for 1901 and the makers mark BK
Also a very comfortable Ring to wear
Finger size: US 8 1/2 UK R CN 16
Origin: English 1901
Small Edwardian 18 Karat Two-Colour Gold and Bloodstone Intaglio RingRegular price $ 1,600.00
The Bloodstone Intaglio is engraved with a Naval incident within the shield and above is a 9 pointed Earls Coronet Crown. The shank comprises2 Yellowfins Gold bands and a central White Gold band, unmarked and testing for 18k.
Good pinky Ring for the smaller hand.
Dimensions of head: 1cm wide x 1.3cm long Weight: 6.3g
Finger size: US 6 1/2 UK M 1/2 CN 13
Small Ancient Roman Amethyst Intaglio of the God Mercury in a Later Gold RingRegular price $ 4,900.00
The slightly cabochon stone portrays Mercury wearing his winged helmet and standing with his cloak at his neck and coursing down his back. His right arm is outstretched and resting across a column and he is holding a platter upon which is a pomegranate. To the left of the column is a partly obscured crouching goat. Mercury's upper torso has a fine polish and the ancient stone is in good condition.
Finger size: US 6 UK L 1/2 CN 11
Dimensions of top: 1 cm wide x 1.4 cm long
Origin: Roman 1-2 century BC
18 Karat Gold Strata FRED of Paris RingRegular price $ 3,900.00
An interesting design inspired by the rock strata after millions of years of erosion. The outer band with the French mark for 18kt Gold (an Eagles Head) and in the inner shank is stamped FRED PARIS and numbered DM 97428
Weight: 9.3 dwt 14.5g
Finger size: 6 USA L 1/2 UK 12 Japan
Sapphire Intaglio RingRegular price $ 6,800.00
The octagonal Cornflower Blue Sapphire engraved with a Latin motto in a scroll which reads Aut Face Tace which may translate loosely as Observe And Stay Silent and above the motto is a cauldron on a ground line, engraved with three Stars and emerging from the bowl are a pair of feathered Wings. The Sapphire is more Blue than the photo, which gives the stone a slightly mauve hue. The unmarked Gold tests for 18k and is in good, little used condition. This is the perfect Precious Gem Pinky Ring that I have had in quite a while.
Dimensions of Sapphire: 1.2cm hight x 1cm wide
Weight: 6.6g Finger size: USA 7 1/4 UK O1/2 CN 16
English :circa 1920
Unique 18th Century Bloodstone Intaglio RingRegular price $ 5,400.00
The Bloodstone matrix engraved in Gothic script with the name MAWLEY. Mawley Hall is one of the finest privately owned stately homes in England, built by Sir Edward Blount in c 1760 and this Ring would have been commissioned by him as a celebration for the completion of his mansion. The amazing Baroque gallery and shank are generously decorated with wild roses and the Ring is in fine condition having probably spent the last 250 years in a bank vault.
Dimensions of top: 2 cm long x 1.7cm wide
Finger size: USA 4 3/4
UK J CN 8
Rare Natural Mauve Colored Pearl Diamond RingRegular price $ 9,500.00
Apparently this is one of the rarest Pearls in the World which I did not know when I bought it, having never seen or owned one before. The Pearls of this unusual colour are found only in the Lions Paw Scallop (Mano de Leon) in the coastal waters of Baja California, Mexico. This little beauty has been set in an unmarked White Gold mount with 4 stone Diamond shoulders and as far as I can judge, was created in the 1930's. Condition: Good
Finger size: US 3 1/4 UK G CN5
American: circa 1930's
Fine Victorian Turquoise and Rose Diamond Engagement RingRegular price $ 2,950.00
5 lovely Turquoise Cabochons mounted in a curving line and between each are a pair of Rose Diamonds and almost unnoticed, a further Rose Diamond in each shoulder prong which serves to give an extra glint in the candlelight, making 10 in all, to an unmarked Gold shank testing for 18k.
Finger size: US 5 3/4 UK L CN 11
English: circa 1860
Tiffany & Co. Elsa Peretti The Full Heart RingRegular price $ 1,800.00
Stamped under the head Tiffany & Co, signed Elsa Peretti 750 Spain This amazing designer has wedded her talents with Tiffany for forty years. Highly collectable and a fine investment, her style and designs are instantly recognisable.
Ring size: USA 6 1/4 UK: M CN: 12
American circa 2000
Large Antique Carved Brown and Red Agate Gold Scarab RingRegular price $ 4,900.00
Set in a later closed back Gold ring mount to plain shoulders and unmarked substantial shank testing for 18k Gold.
There is some slight chipping on the edge to the right of the head but little noticed and does not detract from the quality of the Scarab.
Dimensions of Scarab: 1.8 cm wide x 2.4 cm high
Finger size: USA 6 1/2 UK M 1/2 CN 13
Condition: Slight chipping, otherwise good.
Country of origin: Napoleonic France circa 1830
Gold mount: circa 1920
Late Regency Twin Heart Engagement RingRegular price $ 5,750.00
Comprising a pair of Hearts, each centred with a Turquoise of good colour and framed with numerous Rose Diamonds and with a Rose Diamond tied Knot above, all in Silver set on Gold. The 18k Gold mount in good condition and there is a fine line at the back of the shank that indicates that at some point in the last 180 years, the Ring has been sized. A very attractive Ring of which the Bronte sisters would have admired similar designs of the period.
Finger size: US 4 1/4 UK I CN 7
Antique Gold and Steel Intaglio Signet RingRegular price $ 2,300.00
The head set with an early 19th century Steel Intaglio of a Bulls Head within a Shield and above, a Crowned Knights Helm with a raised Armoured Arm holding a Sword. The unmarked plain Gold mount in good condition and testing for 18k Gold and dating from circa 1900. The Steel Crest was probably from a family desk seal and was remounted for contemporary use.
Finger size: US 7 3/4 UK P 1/2 CN 17
English: circa 1820 and 1900
Victorian Diamond Gold Single Head Snake Engagement RingRegular price $ 1,900.00
Set with five graduating old mine Diamonds and with small Gold button eyes. The maker, ALD has given this Snake a cheerful smile and the two coil inner shank is fully hallmarked for the city of Chester 18 ct Gold and the date letter for the year 1900.
Finger size: 8 1/2 USA R UK 18 CN
Creator: ALD Chester UK