Antique ring oval sapphire and diamond yellow gold
Early Victorian Period
The Romantic period was a time of great brilliance. The works of Charles Dickens as an example. A new appreciation of nature abounded. This appreciation was translated to fashions and jewelry! This yellow gold ring is set with a beautiful blue sapphire weighing approximately 1.09ct, and its accent diamonds are set in silver. The use of silver and gold was prevalent in early Victorian days. Note the intricate carvings of leaves and laurel on the shank.