Dating to c1900, this lovely old Chinese Silver (marked and tested), carved Cinnabar Ring has a very useful adjustable band.
The floral design on the Cinnabar is finely executed and this is cabochon set into a filigree and fine silver wire work surround adorned with tiny silver balls and finely crafted leaves on a cross-hatch backing.
The back of the setting and the adjustable band sections are of a plain un-decorated silver and there is an over all patina of age which further enhances the beauty of the Ring.
The setting measures 3/4" x 3/4", with the carved Cinnabar being 3/4" x 5/8". The generous adjustable bands allow the sizing to expand from small to large app. US sizes 5 to 11.
A beautifully crafted quality ring and the Antique condition is very good.
Cinnabar is a Volcanic Mineral mined chiefly in Fenghuang, Hunan Province, China.
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