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Victorian Essex Crystal Reverse Intaglio Ring 18KT

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Beautiful example of Victorian period Essex Crystal reverse intaglio ring depicting birds into natural scene like a window on Eden garden, beautiful carving highly detailed and painted, artistic past technique giving the subject trompe l’oeil effect

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Past Sights

Beautiful example of Victorian period Essex Crystal reverse intaglio ring depicting birds into natural scene like a window on Eden garden, beautiful carving highly detailed and painted, artistic past technique giving the subject trompe l’oeil effect

Mounting hand made of solid 18 KT gold, close back with chased foliage to the band

Fine wearable condition

Technique: Rock crystal from Madagascar or Brazil hand polished by hand, with a progressively fine polishing tool to create a domed cabochon on one side and a flat back on the other. The design is drawn on the flat back/reverse side of the crystal cabochon, it is hand carved, and then painted by a master artisan

Birds were much desired by Victorian ladies

Fine wearable condition

PLEASE NOTE
International sales are not meant on home approval
Due to cross borders custom’s duty we do not accept returns from outside EU state members

Further Details Below

Metal: 18 Kt yellow gold, tested
Hallmarks: none/worn
Gems: 1 reverse intaglio Essex glass of 16 mm. in diameter
UK size: N 1/7
US size: 6 3/4
Measures: head is 18 mm. in diameter
Weight: 5.8 grams
Condition: very good commensurate to age and use