1940s Silver and Marcasite Twist Design Vintage Ring

Oh so stylish, this beautiful ring was created in the 1940s and is stamped sterling silver. 

Condition Report:

Very Good - A little rubbing to the outer edges of the shank consistent with age and use. However, this does not detract from the overall appeal of the piece and is not visible when worn. 

 

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£65.00

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The Details...

This silver ring features a central twist design detailed with round marcasite stones. The inside of the ring's shank is stamped 'STERLING'. The ring is a UK size 'P'. 

A Short History...

The use of marcasite in jewellery dates from the late 1700s. It is the mineral iron pyrites and, when faceted and polished, sparkles like diamonds. It was extrememly popular in jewellery design during the roaring Twenties and Deco Thirties, as an affordable alternative to the fashion for pieces encrusted in diamonds.

Wear it With...

This silver ring is perfect for stacking with others.  

  • Colour Silver
  • Era 1940s
  • Occasion Bridal, Cocktail and Evening, Smart Casual, The Festive Season, Wedding Guest
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