A very rare ladies Victorian period ‘ DEAREST ‘ design cluster stack ring.
Set with Diamond, Emerald, Amethyst paste, Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire and Topaz to one half and seed pearls set above in a full row.
13mm spread of stones, 6mm thick band throughout.
Solid 18 carat gold band.
Acrostic jewellery became popular in France in the mid to late 18th century and was given from one lover to another to as a sign of their love and has become extremely collectable of recent times.
CONDITION ; Good for age. Clean, solid band. Clear hallmarks. Well set stones. Please view photographs.
WEIGHT ; 3.1 grams
SIZE ; N UK, 6 3/4 US
DATE ; Victorian
HALLMARKS ; full hallmarks, Chester assay