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A testament to timeless romance, this exquisite Victorian 'Toi et Moi' ring, circa 1870, embodies love's tender narrative with a touch of romanticism. Crafted in 18k red gold and silver, it showcases a harmonious alignment of one pearl and rose-cut diamonds, cherished reminders of enduring affection. The ring's design, reflecting the Victorian era's ornamental opulence, weaves cross-cultural inspirations into its fabric. Likely of Belgian origin and in excellent condition, this piece is not just jewellery; it's a timeless symbol of love, treasured across generations.
Antique jewelry object group: ring 'toi et moi'
Condition: excellent condition
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Country of origin: Although it does not carry any legible control marks we believe this to be of Belgian origin.
Style: Victorian - Victorian decorative arts refers to the style of decorative arts during the Victorian era. The Victorian era is known for its eclectic revival and interpretation of historic styles and the introduction of cross-cultural influences from the middle east and Asia in furniture, fittings, and Interior decoration. Victorian design is widely viewed as having indulged in a regrettable excess of ornament. The Arts and Crafts movement, the aesthetic movement, Anglo-Japanese style, and Art Nouveau style have their beginnings in the late Victorian era.
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Period: ca. 1870
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Source of inspiration: Love and romance
Theme: Toi et Moi ring - The French call this shape of rings "Toi et Moi" which means "You and me".
Material: 18k red gold and silver, see also: The silver on gold technique
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Diamonds: One bigger and elevensmaller rose cut diamonds . We do not have the weight of the diamonds which is normal in our trade when it comes to rose cuts.
Note: All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since the stones were not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
Precious stones: One pearl
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Birthstones: Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April and pearl for June.
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Hallmarks: No trace.
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Dimensions: length of top of ring 1,85 cm (0,73 inch)
Weight: 4,50 gram (2,89 dwt)
Ring size Continental: 57 & 18¼ , Size US 8 , Size UK: P½
Resizing: Free resizing, but because of the the way the ring is made, we cannot guarantee to make it on every size; so please ask in advance (only for extreme resizing we have to charge).
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Reference Nº: 15026-0112
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
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