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William IV 18ct Gold, Split Pearl, Enamel, And Hair Memorial Mourning Ring, 1833


£1,450 | $1,931 USD | €1,643 EUR
Item Number: SA716264
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Argentum Antiques & Collectables
This antique has been viewed 20 times in the past month with the most views from France.


Description: - A William IV 18ct yellow gold, split pearl, black enamel, and hair panel memorial mourning ring. The ring has a central hair panel, and bears the inscription "IN MEMORY OF", between scrolling scallop shell detailing. It is inscribed to the interior with "John Atkinson OBt 2 Dec, 1833 aet, 67." The ring is hallmarked with the duty mark, "18" to denote 18 karat (carat) gold, and London date letter 'S' for 1833.
Assay: - .750 Gold (18ct).
Date: - 1833.
Period: - Early 19th Century.
Engraving: - "John Atkinson OBt 2 Dec, 1833 aet, 67.
Measurement: - UK ring size M 1/2 measured to the leading edge. US ring size 6 1/4 measured to the leading edge. The face of the ring measures 11.0mm (height) x 13.0mm (length).
Weight: - 5.2 grams.
Condition: - The ring displays minor surface scratches to the enamel commensurate with age. Light wear to the pearls nacre. One of the split pearls appears to be a replacement with signs of residue/glue around the perimeter when viewed under magnification. The replacement pearl is well matched in terms of colour compared to the other pearls. Please see photos for confirmation of condition.
Item No: - 1691.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Georgian.

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