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Victorian Cabochon Garnet Gold Ring

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A bold pear shaped cabochon garnet 15ct gold ring. It has a lovely wavy shank which is original. It was made circa 1860 when garnets were highly popular. During that time there was a fashion for jewellery from the sixteenth century called the “Holbeinesque period” after Holbein who was Elizabeth the 1st’s court painter. The predominant colours were red and green that appeared in the garments, the textiles and the jewellery in the form of garnet and emerald carbuncles.

Written by Olly Gerrish
Date & OriginVictorian (1839-1901), English
MeasurementsGarnet ½ / 1.5cm in length 0.5in (1.3cm) in width.
Current Size UK O, US 7, French 55 ¼, Japanese 14 Eligible for Free Sizing
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ConditionVery good
HallmarksUnmarked, tested to 15ct gold
ProvenanceEnglish
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