Victorian 10K YG Hair Ring With BoxVictorian 10K YG Hair Ring With BoxVictorian 10K YG Hair Ring With BoxVictorian 10K YG Hair Ring With BoxVictorian 10K YG Hair Ring With BoxVictorian 10K YG Hair Ring With BoxVictorian 10K YG Hair Ring With BoxVictorian 10K YG Hair Ring With Box

This is a lovely ring from the late 19th Century, Victorian era. It is known as hair jewelry; a very popular type of jewelry in that time period. It is made of woven brown hair and tested 10 karat yellow gold with a pink cast.

The ring is a size 7 1/2, which is unusual, as most Victorian women were tiny and finding a ring to fit the more common sizes of today is rare. There is a central pink gold plaque, which was meant for a monogram if desired. None is present. The ring is lined in the gold and the hair is finely woven and has a deep brown color.

The ring is 1/8" wide and the center plaque has a length of 3/8". It weighs 1.9 grams. It is in fine antique condition.

I am including the pretty black velvet box with a mother of pearl button with the ring. That is how I purchased it. The box is in excellent condition and probably much newer than the ring.

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Item ID: 002709


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: gold brown, Size: 7 1/2

Victorian 10K YG Hair Ring With Box

$149 USD

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Susan Johannes
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