Antique Old Mine Cut Diamond Snake Ring
A stunning Edwardian antique 18 ct gold snake ring set with the stunning Old Mine Cut diamonds! Very rare these days and deliberately collected, Old Mine Cut diamonds are being hunted by jewelry connoseurs these days.
The band is featuring a very ornamental snake wrapping her body around the finger. Snakes' head has an amazing detailing with her accented eyes and open mouth. The head carries a large and vibrant Old Mine Cut diamond of circa 0,35 ct. The diamond has a rare slightly elongated oval shape and very good color and purity (E/VVS2). Next to it, there is a smaller accent diamond of 0.05 ct.
The band is hallmarked 750, standing for 18ct gold.
Snake rings were extremely popular in Victorian/Edwardian jewellery as snakes were symbolizing protection and eternal love.
Also historically, serpents and snakes have gained several allegorical meanings because of religious beliefs, cultural traditions and natural characteristics. They are indeed symbols of rebirth, transformation, immortality, and healing. In some cultures they even represented sex, fertility, secrets and rain.
If you are looking for a timeless and full of meanings present to yourself, a friend or your partner intertwined snake ring is the perfect choice.
Size: US 7, EU 17.25 or 54.5;
Precious stones: elongated Old Mine Cut diamond of 0.35 ct and smaller diamond of 0.05 ct;
Weight: 2,9 g;
Hallmarks: 750, tests as 14ct rose gold;
Era: Edwardian, early 1900's;
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