Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring

Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring
Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring
Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring
Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring
Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring
Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring
Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring

Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring
A mid-Victorian circa 1851 signet ring showcasing a carved bloodstone set in 18K yellow gold. The central intaglio has the carving of a lion with his foot resting on an anchor. Below is a Latin phrase that says Dum Spe Calerant which roughly translates to While They Were Warm with Hope. The inside of the ring has the English Birmingham assay office marks, along with the date mark for 1851. It is also stamped A&W for makers mark. A really great example of intaglio rings from the Victorian era, and in amazing shape considering it’s almost 170 years old! Metal: 18K Yellow Gold. Bloodstone: 11.4 mm by 12.0 mm by 2.3 mm. Ring Size: 4.75. Markings: A & W 18 C. Condition: In good antique condition with surface wear consistent with age. There are some nibbles and chips to the edges of bloodstone, but no cracks. The item “Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring” is in sale since Thursday, August 29, 2019. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Rings”. The seller is “vintagetreasuresforever” and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Iceland, Viet nam, Uruguay.
  • Style: Signet
  • Metal Purity: 18k
  • Main Stone: Bloodstone
  • Era: Victorian

Victorian Lion Anchor Bloodstone and 18K Gold Intaglio Signet Ring