A rare natural pearl ring from the Victorian period. A natural white pearl is surrounded with a halo of old cut diamonds in a coronet style setting. Handcrafted in yellow gold on a fine round wire band.
Natural pearls of good shape and quality are highly rare. The setting of this exquisite ring reveals the significance of the pearl at its centre; the coronet setting surrounding it resembles a crown.
Victorians loved anything bestowed with meaning and this was particularly true for jewellery. Steeped in romance and ancient mythology, natural pearls have been revered for thousands of years. Known as the ‘Queen of Gems’, their enduring magic and purity give them timeless appeal.