Antique 15ct Gold Victorian Pearl Band
An enchanting mermaid-esque 15ct gold ring hailing from the early Victorian reign era. Hallmarked for Birmingham 1857, the ring is 'gypsy' in style with bezel set natural pearls to the crown of the ring .
The trilogy style setting is beautiful, and can represent past, present and future. The inner rim of the ring is engraved ' W.J.L' .
Some interesting historical events for this date of year ;
-patent for reducing zinc ore granted to samuel wetherill, penn
-7.9 earthquake shakes Fort Tejon, California
-Elisha Otis installs his first elevator at 488 broadway New York City
-Frederick Laggenheim takes the first photo of a solar eclipse