Lot 3 (Homes and Interiors, 9th January 2018)

A Victorian 18ct gold poison ring

A Victorian 18ct gold poison ring, of buckle form with a flat section band 5mm wide. Hand engraved scroll and star decoration with hinged buckle or jarretière top to reveal a concealed compartment, hand engraved in script to the inside to read 'JSP, ob March 27th 1865', hallmarked Birmingham 1868, 4.12g, finger size N

Sold for £260

Condition report
The hinge is functioning well and the clasp to the compartment closes securely.