As most fans of Victorian jewelry are probably already aware, the snake is a symbol of eternal love and Queen Victoria herself wore an engagement ring featuring a snake set with an emerald. This late Victorian snake ring is fashioned in 18k gold with a .28ct old mine cut diamond at the crown of its head and rose cut diamonds for eyes. British hallmarks.
18k gold, .28ct old mine cut diamond, 2 1mm rose cut diamonds
Hallmarked for Birmingham 1900
4.75, can be slightly resized; 8.5mm head, 6.4mm shank
1837 — 1901
please note:Terms of Sale
Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.