Antique French Victorian Ring 18k Gold Emerald Diamonds Engagement Ring (7097)


Antique Victorian Napoleon III ring. 18k gold, some silver, diamonds and emerald. Made in France, circa 1860-1870. Engagement ring. Appraisal.

Measurements: Weight is 5.0 grams. US size 8.5. Emerald 2.38ct. Diamonds 0.79ct.

Description : Classic elegance: Rectangular ring of the 'perfect proportions'. A rectangular bright green emerald in the center, surrounded by a border of diamonds with rounded corners. Diamonds are set in gold, which was the fashion at the time in order to show them off to best effect.
Forked shoulders in the form of foliage lead to a simple, ridged gold shank. Makes a perfect engagement ring, but just as perfect for anyone else and for any occasion. Striking, versatile, wearable and suitable for any occasion. Great French jewelry.

Marks and Metal: Outside of shank with French owl mark (18k gold) and swan (silver).

Condition: Good with negligible wear commensurate with age. Please see enlarged pictures and don't hesitate to ask questions which we will do our best to answer.

Professional Independent appraisal. see 'photos.


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