ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PEARL DRESS RING ON 18ct YELLOW GOLD (c1800-1825)
It is so rare to find a pearl this old, and so full of lustre, this fabulous Georgian c1800-1825, dress Ring Centres a bright, lustrous Pearl, and is flanked to each shoulder by 2-star gypsy set seed pearls.
Wonderfully crafted in 18ct yellow Gold, this ring is in excellent condition, with a nice wide band all the way round. The Hallmark has worn away at the age, the Maker (B&S) and the 18ct mark are intact.
Based on our Research from the Maker’s Mark, this ring was made in London by Benjamin & Smith, an important maker, Early 19th Century (part of Rundell, Bridge & Smith) c1800 to 1825.
So lovely to wear, a piece of wearable history, this ring will make an ideal addition to you antique Jewellery wardrobe. Works well stacked with other rings, or just solo, this ring really is a standout piece.
Stones: Natural Pearl and Seed Pearls
Size: Q (8.25 US) Diameter = 18.25mm Circumference = 567mm
Metal: 18ct Yellow Gold
Hallmarks: (Date worn, assessed as Georgian, 1800-1825) B&S 18ct
Weight: 3.88 grams
Condition: In excellent Antique condition, with some wear commensurate with age, all Pearls maintain their lustre, the band is still wide to the base.