Eternal love, protection and perpetual regeneration are just a few of the myriad of meanings attributed to the snake. Queen Victoria chose a snake ring to mark her engagement to Albert. Consequently, the snake became a popular Victorian romantic image used quite frequently in jewelry.The ring is in excellent condition. The snake and globe dates to the Victorian period, circa 1880. The ring shank is a later addition. The globe is 13mm (1/2 inch) wide and 12mm tall. The ring is currently a size 6 US (L 1/2 UK) and can be easily resized if desired The ring is 9 Karat Gold.
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Showcase your items with Auctiva's. The item "Victorian Persian Turquoise Snake Globe Ring Moonstone Gold Antique Rare" is in sale since Tuesday, March 31, 2020.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Rings". The seller is "annakristifigs" and is located in West Hollywood, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.