Antique Early Victorian 18k Gold Carnelian Intaglio Shield Signet Ring
This outstanding early Victorian signet ring features a powerful face of carnelian bolstered by strong ornate designs in 18k gold. The shield has the sweetest sweeping shape to it and the intaglio lettering is supreme. Dynamic engravings spill over the lively shoulders, disappearing wistfully in some spots from wear and time.
-Tests as 18k
-Small chip on upper right edge of carnelian
-11.2mm wide at face
-1.7mm wide at back of band
-Rises 2.8mm from finger