A Stunning Georgian Crystal Skull & Enamel Band Dated 1749. We have for sale a Stunning Georgian Crystal Skull & Enamel Band Dated 1749. The ring consists of a centre crystal compartment that has set under it a skull and cross bones. The crystal has been set in a rub over gold setting. The rest of the ring consists of gold lettering that has been engraved out and enamel with black enamel.The inscription around the band reads the following. "GEO : RICHARDS OB : 3 APR : 1749 AE : 61". The enamel on the ring is pristine and looks just as good as it would of over 265 years ago. The ring tests as 18ct yellow gold.
The ring is currently sized a British L½ / USA 6 but due to its design unfortunately can't be resized up or down. This is one of the nicest examples of a Georgian mourning skull ring that I have ever had and look truly stunning.If you have any questions about this item or any other item that we have listed please feel free to get in contact and we will be happy to answer any questions that you may have. Certain images and/or photos used in this template are the copyrighted property of Macmillan digital publishing USA and are used with permission. The item "A Stunning Georgian Crystal Skull & Enamel Band Dated 1749" is in sale since Sunday, July 27, 2014.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Pre-1837". The seller is "gems-by-jewels1" and is located in Brighton. This item can be shipped worldwide.