Victorian Sapphire & Diamond Snake Ring, dated 1888
Exquisite. A triple coiled snake with a natural, unheated pear cut sapphire at the head, leading to rose cut diamond eyes. A late Victorian classic, symbolic of eternal love.
Cut – Pear cut sapphire and rose cut diamonds.
Carat – The sapphire is approximately 0.50 carat, with approximately 0.05 carat of diamonds.
Size – T (UK) or 9 5/8 (US). Complimentary resizing is available, can go up or down.
Dated – 1888.
Measurements – 9.2mm wide.
Weight – 9.5 grams.
Metal – 18k yellow gold. Hallmarks from the Birmingham (UK) Assay.