15K Gold Victorian Forget-me-not Ring
This is a sweet Forget-me-not ring in 15K gold. A Victorian piece the flower is carved out of banded agate. It is surround by 14 1mm seed pearls and has black enamel in a foliate pattern on the shoulders of the band. This piece is from Birmingham and has the date letter e for 1879. The ring is in good condition having some minor loss to the enamel. The ring is fully hallmarked on the interior band and is a size 8 and weighs 1.8 grams.
Forget-me-nots represent true love and giving someone this flower or a symbol of it in jewelry means you truly love and respect this person. It is a promise that you will never forget them in your thoughts. Forget-me-nots represent long lasting connections that can exist between not only lovers, but also friends. This connection can’t be broken or shaken by anything or anyone. A flower surrounded by much symbolism they also represent protection and luck.
Historically, these flowers symbolize remembrance ―not only associated with love, but for those we’ve lost.