A really special 14k gold sapphire coiled snake ring engraved with the date 1886.
Initials and date engraved inside the band: R.M 1./.9 86.
During the Victorian era, Queen Victoria's snake engagement ring from Prince Albert sparked a snake jewelry craze, though snakes have been worn in jewelry for centuries.
The snake motif is commonly associated with eternal love and wisdom.
Listing is for the ring only. Box is not included.
+++ Measurements +++
Approx US ring size 6.75
+++ Condition +++
Lovely condition with minor age-related wear. Some wear to the engraved design / texture around the band from age.
+++ Please read +++
This item is not new, and as such, it has wear commensurate with age. As with all older vintage and antique items, please handle with care.
All items are sold as-is, and I do my best to point out all condition issues and provide a detailed description and photographs.
Unless specified, items have not been cleaned.
I do not accept returns or offer refunds. Please see all photos, read the entire description, and ask any questions before purchasing.