Victorian Sentimental "In Memory Of" Ring
Ever aware of the temporal nature of life, the Victorians continued the tradition of remembering loved ones who had passed by immortalizing them in jewelry such as this 15k yellow gold ring. A black enamel shield displays in block capital letters the missive “IN MEMORY OF”. The shank is a superb example of gold open work revealing the interior of the band with its plait of blonde and brown woven and braided hair which surround the inner shank. Engraved botanical motifs cover the surface of the shank.
Measurements: Black and gold shield is 7/16 of an inch (1.3 cm) in both length and width. Back of shank is just under 5/16 of an inch (0.7 cm). Weight of 3.5 grams (2.3 dwt).
Ring Size: US 6 (UK L-1/4; Euro 16.5; 52 mm). Cannot be sized up although it may be able to be sized down using an insert. Please contact us for more information.
Hallmarks: Full set of English hallmarks: “G Bros” maker's mark; 15; 625; anchor mark for Birmingham; date letter “P” for 1889.
Date & Origin: Circa 1889 and is English in origin.
Note: This ring should not be in water nor exposed to any other liquids, cleaning products or harsh chemicals.
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