Vienna, Austria, circa 1900
A Victorian era 14K gold ring is designed as a stylized coiled snake. The head of the snake is embellished with a sparkling bright white old European cut diamond (approximately 0.40 ct), the eyes – with cabochon cut rubies, the tail – with five old mine cut diamonds.
Estimated total diamond weight 0.54 ct.
Marked with Austrian fox head assay mark for Vienna and maker’s initials ‘SW’.
Ring size 9 (19 mm) sizable