18ct Gold Antique Signet Ring

£495.00

This is a lovely 18ct gold antique signet men’s ring with G, C, A is the initials on the front of the ring. Originating from the Latin word “signum” meaning “sign”, signet rings originated amongst religious leaders and Pharaohs. These rings were used to mark and seal documents by pressing the face which was historically marked with a unique family crest, into hot wax.

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SKU: E723-5. Category:
Metal:
18ct gold.
Marks:
W.T.T & Co, 18ct, Birmingham, 1940.
Stones:
N/A.
Measurements:
The table is 13.5mm x 12.5mm, with the shoulders at 8.5mm then narrowing to 4mm at the back of the finger.
Weight:
5.66 grams.
Condition:
Excellent.
Finger size:
UK R 1/2, USA & Canada 8 7/8.