Description & Technical information

Oval facetted ruby opposite a cushion cut diamond, the ruby part bordered by diamonds, the diamond part bordered by rubies, diamond accent stones to the ribbon tied bow surmount, close set in silver and gold, on a simple gold shank.

'Rings. Jewelry of Power, Love and Loyalty' by Diana Scarisbrick, Thames & Hudson, London 2007, p.88
Weight: 2g

Date:  c.1750
Period:  18th century
Medium: ruby and diamond
Dimensions: 1.1 x 1 cm (0³/₈ x 0³/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery