18k Gold Enamel Double Snake Ring- Fantastic Italian Enameling For Sale
18K Gold Enamel Double Snake Ring
This bold and
wonderful ring has double snake heads with protruding tongues
at each end of a body
that wraps around your finger.
scales are outlined in gold and filled in with colored enamel.
The center row of
“scales” is orange
and the two rows to
either side have a yellow, blue and green blend.
There is black enamel
at the nostrils.
Even the gold balls
used as eyes have enameling on them!
The heads measure 8mm
at their widest
and the “body” is 4mm
wide at the bottom of the band.
The overall width of
the ring at the top is 24mm (from nose to nose)
and it rises 6mm
above the finger.
There is no damage to
the enamel which is remarkable considering its age. It probably dates from the 40’s or 50’s.
Very well made.
The ring is not
hallmarked, but has been tested to be 18K gold.
cannot/should not be sized.
Weight: 8.55 grams
Every effort has been made to describe this item fully and
Please refer to all of the photos.
If you have any questions, please contact me before offerding as all
sales are final.
Payment must be made within 3 days of the close of sale or the
item will be relisted.
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18k Gold Enamel Double Snake Ring- Fantastic Italian Enameling: