This truly romantic Victorian ring features a central pink sapphire gemstone in a four prong setting, flanked by a superb green enamel leaf design. Missing the center stone Kirsten's Corner replaced it with a stunning pink sapphire. The sapphire stone is a seductive and soft pink color that is reminiscent of a round rose at the center of the ring. It is set high, as if to resemble a budding flower. With its large 6mm size, it takes center stage to create the drama and the unsurpassable romantic statement of this ring. The sapphire is approximately 1.5 total carats. The 14K gold band has a soft yellow color that complements nicely with the vivid green enamel This enamel has been restored from its original. Marked on the interior 14K. The ring is a size 6.5 but can be easily resized. weight 1.75 grams.
During the Victorian era, meaning behind jewelry became very important. The sapphire gemstone was a favorite from this era, often utilized to indicate devotion, fidelity and love. This highly symbolic ring would make a romantic gift for and engagement, or for someone special. Circa 1890.