Lot 18 (Jewellery and Silver, 21st November 2017)
A gold labradorite carved scarab beetle ring,
with the carved scarab rub set to a flat section frame with raised triangular pennants at the compass points, to a later solid basket, open shoulders and plain shank. Tested as approximately 18ct and, 9ct gold. 32 x 25mm, 11.93g.
Finger size P½
Sold for £190
Frame tested as 18ct gold. Later basket and shank tested as 9ct gold.
Soft solder between the frame and the later basket.
Patchy tarnish around the raised pennants.