An antique ruby and diamond band from the later part of the Victorian era. Set with a row of five cushion shaped, mixed cut rubies of medium to dark colour. The rubies are claw and grain set in a row across the finger and interspersed with 10 native rose cut diamonds to a navette shaped scroll carved mount. Scroll carved yellow shoulders to a heavy "D" shaped cross-sectoned band. Unhallmarked but reacts to testing as 18ct gold.
Weight of ring 4.38gms. Finger size M1/2 (UK/Australia); 6.25 (US/Canada) but may be resized in our own workshops.