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Antique 18ct Gold Shell Hardstone Philosopher Intaglio Seal Signet Ring
A good old intaglio ring, possibly bought during the grand tour.
Set with a mixed colour hardstone/ believed to be shell.
Carved male bust of what looks like a philosopher, this technique was normally done using a copper wheel by hand.
Marked for "750" (18ct purity gold) and has also been professionally tested to ensure its purity throughout
Ring face is 21mm x 19mm in size.


Condition:
Excellent condition, some very small dots on the shank where it has been resized at some point.
Ultrasonically cleaned and professionally re-polished.


Materials:
18ct yellow gold
Hardstone shell Intaglio Seal
Weight=  12.6 grams


Size:
UK ring size= P  
EU ring size= 56.5 
USA ring size= 7.75

Most rings can be made larger or smaller by your local goldsmith or jewellers.

Box for display only. Not included in sale.

Will be sent in a new gift box, NOT the one in the picture.

Antique 18ct Gold Shell Hardstone Philosopher Intaglio Seal Signet Ring

SKU: B0836(A)
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About:
Antique 18ct Gold Shell Hardstone Philosopher Intaglio Seal Signet Ring
A good old intaglio ring, possibly bought during the grand tour.
Set with a mixed colour hardstone/ believed to be shell.
Carved male bust of what looks like a philosopher, this technique was normally done using a copper wheel by hand.
Marked for "750" (18ct purity gold) and has also been professionally tested to ensure its purity throughout
Ring face is 21mm x 19mm in size.


Condition:
Excellent condition, some very small dots on the shank where it has been resized at some point.
Ultrasonically cleaned and professionally re-polished.


Materials:
18ct yellow gold
Hardstone shell Intaglio Seal
Weight=  12.6 grams


Size:
UK ring size= P  
EU ring size= 56.5 
USA ring size= 7.75

Most rings can be made larger or smaller by your local goldsmith or jewellers.

Box for display only. Not included in sale.

Will be sent in a new gift box, NOT the one in the picture.

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