A late Victorian 15ct gold ruby and split pearl ring and a foil-back and seed pearl foliate brooch. The first set with a circular-shape ruby within a seed pearl foliate surround, the second set with a foil-back topaz with seed pearl petals. The first with hallmarks for Chester, 1886. Length of brooch 3.3cms. Total weight 6.8gms.
Overall condition fair. Surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and dents in keeping with general age and wear. Ruby medium hue, with moderate clarity and typical inclusions. Water damage to foil-back topaz. Seed pearls to ring are very damaged. Several are also missing. Stones in good condition with minor abrasions. Ring size M. Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones. Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.
A late Victorian 15ct gold ruby and split pearl ring and a foil-back and seed pearl foliate brooch.