A Victorian Yellow Gold Serpent Ring
A Victorian yellow gold serpent ring, the ring in the form of a coiled snake, the eyes set with two round faceted emeralds, all made in yellow gold testing as 18ct, bearing French import mark circa 1890, width 1.4 to 1.7cm, finger size G ½, gross weight 12.1 grams. A Victorian yellow gold ring in excellent condition. The ring has a French mark for 18ct gold and additionally tested as 18ct gold.
A fine and sculptural ring. Created in the tradition of Victorian serpent rings, this piece would make an ideal and eye-catching pinkie ring. The tail and head of the serpent are elegantly shaped, and four coils of the serpent’s body give this piece a wonderful size. The two glinting and bright emeralds are a charming detail of this piece.
The finger size of most of our rings can be adjusted and our workshop will be happy to do this free of charge. If you do not know your finger size please request us to post you a finger measure.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.