Lot 1818: Post Medieval Gold Skull Ring with Diamond Eyes
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 18th century AD. A D-section gold hoop with skeleton to each shoulder, the bezel a facing skull with inset diamond to each eye socket. Cf. Oman, C.C. British Rings 800-1914, London, 1974, plate 87 (A"). 3.23 grams, 19mm overall, 15.95mm internal diameter (approximate size British K, USA 5 1/4, Europe 10.0, Japan 9) (3/4"). Property of a Suffolk lady; acquired on the UK art market. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.