VINTAGE 22K GOLD RING
-from 15th century AD. A gold finger ring comprising a facetted D-section hoop, flared shoulders with pointillé panels and crane's foot motif, beaded border to the octagonal bezel with heater shield and rampant lion. Cf. Chadour, A.B. Rings. The Alice and Louis Koch Collection, volume I, Leeds, 1994, item 599.
-14 grams, 23mm overall, 19.38mm internal diameter (approximate size British S 1/2, USA 9 1/4, Europe 20.73, Japan 20) (1"). From the collection of a European gentleman living in South London; acquired 1970-1980.