Victorian mourning ring with 14 karat yellow gold. Size 6. Reads " In-memory-of PA." Engraved "PA" is outlined with natural pearls and surrounded by black enamel. Loved one's hair appears to have been waxed or sealed onto shank. Minimal enamel loss above the "A." Shield bearing initials measures 10.5mm x 10.6mm. Shank is 6.6mm thick. Weighs 4 grams.
All metals, whether containing purity marks or not, are tested using a combination of professionally accepted methods, including acid testing, X-ray Fluorescence, and/or professional electronic instruments to determine metal purity and content. All gemstones have been identified using GIA standards by a GIA graduate.
Victorian Mourning Ring with 14 Karat Yellow Gold and Natural Pearls. Size 6.