An impressive vintage 9k gold and bloodstone signet ring, done in the style of the Victorian era. The ring features beautiful scrolling foliate details on the band, with an oval red-flecked bloodstone as its centerpiece.
Bloodstone has been treasured since the Middle Ages. It was thought of as a talisman for good health and long life, believed to bring its owner respect, riches, fame, and good fortune.
This English piece is well-marked. It contains the 9k gold stamp as well as English hallmarks and the letter date for 1987. The bloodstone is approximately 15 x 11 x 5.4 mm, with an approximate weight of 4.77 carats. The band is 17 mm at its widest point, narrowing to 3.5 mm at the bottom. The ring weighs approximately 6 grams.
Ring size 8.5, with the ability to be resized.