Kirsten's Corner Jewelry
Potter & Mellen Sterling Silver and 14K Gold Hippocampus Intaglio Ring
This is an incredible sterling silver and 14kt gold intaglio ring. This fabulous piece depicts a woman riding a sea horse, or hippocampus. This ring is currently a size 5, however it may be sized by your local jeweler.
This piece is well marked, on the back of the ring is a sterling silver stamp, as well as the maker’s mark for Potter & Mellen. Potter & Mellen were highly esteemed goldsmiths based out of Cleveland, Ohio. The oval shaped intaglio is made out of 14kt gold and is approximately 13.80 mm by 9.60 mm in size. The shadow box setting truly makes the intaglio pop against the sterling silver background. The face of the ring is approximately 20.00 mm wide. There is an additional gold rim on the outside of the sterling silver setting. This piece has a generous weight, it is approximately 12.60 grams. This piece was masterfully crafted and is in excellent condition.
This ring would make a truly unique gift or fabulous addition to any jewelry collection!