A Georgian period sentimental ring made from braided locks of brown hair which is protected by a pane of rock crystal. The hair and rock crystal is surrounded by a halos of engraved gold and French jet. The gold mounting has a split shank design with delicately engraved rose flowers and the initials R.E. inscribed on the interior panel of the ring. Circa 1820's.

Item # WE6415-6

Georgian Braided Hair Memorial Ring

  • Metal- 14 karat yellow gold
    Weight- 1.58 grams
    Gemstones- rock crystal measures 5.75 x 3.4 mm, the French jet halo measures 1 mm
    Diamonds- two rose cut diamonds, 2.6 mm, approximately .12 total carat weight
    Size- 8
    Details- the ring sits east to west on the finger, the ring face measures 11.25 x 9.25 mm (.45 x .35 in)
    Condition- good / fair antique condition, the jet portion is about 50% intact (the black halo is completely visible all the way around but parts of it has chipped away), the gold has a significant amount of dark patina