Acrostic rings like this one use the secret language of gemstones to spell words of affection. Here, a ruby, emerald, garnet, amethyst, ruby and diamond spell "REGARD". Hallmarks for Birmingham 1873.
15k gold (marked), 2.2mm ruby, 3.2mm emerald, 3.3mm garnet, 3.3mm amethyst, 2.5mm ruby, 2mm old mine cut diamond
Birmingham hallmarks for 1873
Very good - minor surface scratching/wear on the emerald, garnet and amethyst
8, can be resized but please note that resizing will likely result in loss of some or all of the hallmarks; 6.2mm head, 2.1mm shank
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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.