Rose of Sharon Ring - Antique 10k Rose Gold Amethyst & Seed Pearl Statement - Vintage Size 5 1/2 1890s Flower Purple Gemstone Fine Jewelry
Beautiful and rare antique Victorian Era 10k rose gold genuine amethyst & seed pearl Rose of Sharon ring, circa 1890s! The rectangular cut purple amethyst gem is inlaid with a sweet gilded flower motif and a seed pearl. There is a wide cigar band, which is embellished with ornate shoulder designs. A symbolically romantic piece of fine floral jewelry, over a century old!
ERA - Circa 1890s, Victorian Era
METAL / MATERIAL - 10k rose gold, genuine amethyst, seed pearls
MARKINGS / HISTORY - Smoothed markings on inside of band, possibly ACHO. Throughout the Victorian era, Rose of Sharon rings were popularly given as engagement or betrothal gifts - or even just as love tokens!
CONDITION - Good antique condition. Ring has been professionally cleaned and polished. Very little age appropriate patina / wear remains. Designs and details have been beautifully preserved. Some seed pearls were replaced, original ones are darker in hue. Amazing antique Rose of Sharon ring!
SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Size: 5 1/2, Amethyst: 12.31 x 8.75 x [D] 6.33 mm, Weight: 5.7 grams, Back of Shank: 4.33 mm
(Ring can be resized within reason by our local jeweler or likely yours, please contact us prior to purchasing if you are interested in our jeweler's resizing services )
PRESENTATION - Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.
AUTHENTICITY - Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.
CARE TIP - Please wear with extra care and consideration, as this beauty is over 130 years old, with delicate seed pearls.
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