Forget-me-not €990

Herbarium No. PFA 141 Scientific Name MYOSOTIS Common Name Forget-me-not Type Ring Place Made in England Date Early Victorian, ca. 1850 Collected by Hallmark W.B. Material Turquoise, old mine cut diamond, 750/1000 gold Size  Floret 10,5 mm Total Weight 3,56 grams Condition Good. One turquoise discoloured Price €990 Please follow and like us:

Horse chestnut €990

  Herbarium No. PFA125 Scientific Name AESCULUS hippocastanum Common Name Horse chestnut or Conker tree Type Ring Place Made in France Date Approximately 1890-1900 Marked Unknown maker, hallmarked with Tête d’aigle: French essay mark 18 ct gold and Bigornes Material 750/1000 gold 18 ct Size 19,6 x 10,7 mm Total Weight 2,75 grams  Condition Good Price €990       This antique 18 crt gold ring depicts a realistic leaf from a Horse-chestnut or Conker tree. The ring is marked with 19th-century French hallmarks for 18 ct gold. Please follow and like us:

Floret ring €1350

Herbarium No. PFA 132 Scientific Name ECHINACEA Common Name Coneflower Type Ring Place England Date Approximately 1910 Collected by Unknown Material Old European cut diamond, ruby, platinum, 750/1000 gold 18 ct Size Floret 14 mm Total Weight 3,7 grams Condition Good Price 1350 EUR This Edwardian floret ring, with a ruby and 11 diamonds set in a cone-shaped cluster, has an elegant but secure setting and is suitable for daily wearing. Please follow and like us:

ruby diamond moi & toi clover ring

Toi & Moi clover €950

  Herbarium No. PFA 142 Scientific Name TRIFOLIUM Common Name Clover Type Ring Place Germany Date Approximately 1910 Collected by Ax.P. Material Old brilliant cut diamond, ruby, 585/1000 gold 14 ct Size 13,7 x 6,2 mm Total Weight 2,2 grams Condition Good Price 950 EUR   This ruby and diamond ring, with twice a floret of three stones, can be seen as a romantic Toi & Moi ring; ‘you and me’ in French. The diamond symbolizes love and prosperity, while the ruby represents passion and devotion.   Please follow and like us:

Love-in-a-mist opal flower ring

Love in a mist €615

Herbarium Nr 173 Scientific Name NIGELLA DAMASCENA Common Name Love in a mist Type Ring Place Australia? Date Vintage Collected by Unknown Material Opal, 585/1000 rose gold 14 ct Size Flower 23,3 x 21,3 mm Total Weight 8,2 grams Condition Good Price 615 EUR     Love-in-a-Mist owns its lovely name to the airy bracts and the tangle of fennel-like foliage that forms a mist around the flowers and later around the flowerhead. The ‘mist’ around the Australian opal in this stunning rose gold cocktail ring is less ferny, to make it more wearable. Photo 1 From ‘How to Grow Love-In-A-Mist‘ BY Marie…

Belle epoque · Cushion cut diamond · Dogwood · Edwardian · Old mine cut diamond · Old singlecut diamonds · Platinum · Ring · Symbol of Christianity

Dogwood ring €5200

Herbarium No. 026 Scientific Name CORNUS Common Name Dogwood Type Ring Place Belgium Date Approximately 1910 Collected by Unknown Material Old mine cushion cut diamond circa 0.75 ct, Clarity VVS, light yellow, Old single cut diamonds, Platinum Size 20 x 19,7 mm Total Weight 5,8 grams Condition Good Price 5200 EUR     In the Edwardian period, when this ring was made, platinum was the new black. Platinum is the ultimate metal to create an intricate but strong lacework around the diamonds. In the centre of this ring an old mine cushion cut diamond is set, circa 0.75 ct, Clarity VVS, light yellow,…

Amsterdam · Bunch of flowers · Modern art · Modern jewellery · Silver · Suzanne Klemm · Tulip · Tulipmania

Tulip ring €185

Herbarium No. 019 Scientific Name TULIPA Common Name Tulip Type Ring Place Made in Amsterdam Date 2005 Collected by Susanne Klemm (1965 Zürich -) Material Silver, paper, epoxy Size 42,2 x 44,5 mm Total Weight 29,8 grams Condition Good Price 185 EUR     Link to Suzanne Klemm’s website and to a Dutch page with info about the artist. Link to an excellent article on the Rijksmuseum website, about the 17th century’s fascination and speculation, called Tulipmania. Please follow and like us: