Antique French Guilloche Enamel Locket Ring

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Victorian Era Antique French Locket Ring

circa 1890

The cover of the secret compartment is decorated with a diamond flower (rose-cut diamonds) on a royal blue guilloche enamel ground.

This type of rings is also known as poison rings.

The shoulders are finely chased with stylized flowers and foliage in Art Nouveau taste.

The ring is set with a miniature glazed compartment suitable for a miniature portrait.

18 Karat greenish yellow gold.

Height - 23 mm (7/8 in.)

US ring size - 7 1/4

French eagle mark for 18K gold.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dealer Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    JU130923315197
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