1917 Russian Revolution Sapphire Diamond Gold Cluster Ring

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Set with an oval cut sapphire surrounded by twelve rose diamonds in a claw mount typical of the period, mounted in rose gold. The interior inscribed in 21 VI 1917, for June 21st, 1917.

Size 9 ¼, Hallmarked.

Inscribed June 1917, this ring was dedicated during a turbulent year in Russia’s history. Still at war with Germany, the country had just witnessed the February revolution, which ended three centuries of Romanov rule. Within a few months, Vladimir Lenin’s Bolsheviks would seize power and establish the Soviet Union.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
    Edwardian
  • Place of Origin
    Russia
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    J150624232258
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