Latest Finds What's Hot
Expert Picks
Our World
Contact Book Appointment Wishlists Sign In
The Antique Jewellery Company
Free Worldwide Delivery
The Antique Jewellery Company Experts since 1975Read More
The Antique Jewellery Company

Victorian 18ct Gold Holbeinesque Ring with Diamonds, Green Enamel & Garnet

344G
297 Admirers
Zoom In
Zoom In

This ring was made circa 1870 in a period called the Holbeinesque revival. Rings, pendants, brooches and earrings were made in the neo-Renaissance or Renaissance Revival style, and once again became fashionable in the 1860s. The designs differ from the older stylised and pious neo-Gothic jewellery, in that they are extravagantly opulent – this richness of form and colour which had appealed to the Tudor court was rediscovered by Victorian jewellers and their patrons, reviving a fashion that flourished into the early 1900s. Here you have the rich green enamel and the deep purplish red of the garnet punctuated with small rose diamonds.

Written by Olly Gerrish

Sold

Add to Wishlist Add to Wishlist

Date & Origin

Condition

Very good, some repair to the green enamel

Provenance

English

Materials

Gold Diamond Garnet Enamel

Hallmarks

Unmarked, tested to 18ct gold

Measurements

Diameter of garnet ⅜ in / 1 cm

Item Number

344G

Virtual Viewings

View our pieces in high resolution in the comfort and safety of your home

Book Now
The Responsible Choice

The Responsible Choice

Buying antique jewellery is both ethical and eco-friendly as harmful and destructive mining processes are not needed to make an item yours. So give yourself a pat on the back!

More info
Our 5 Point Promise

Our 5 Point Promise

We always stay true to our core values, embodied in The AJC Guarantee:
Quality, Rarity, Knowledge, Peace of Mind and The Personal Touch

More info
AJC Brides 1 AJC Brides 2 AJC Brides 3 AJC Brides 4 AJC Brides 5 AJC Brides 6
Google Ratings
4.9 Out of 329 Reviews