French Art Nouveau Lion Ring
Heritagem presents :
A gorgeous Lion head ring. This one was perfectly handcrafted into a Lion head. It has a strong design. It depicts a regal lion with flowing mane in exceptional detail. It holds in his jaws an old mine cut diamond weighing around 0.20ct. The ring is very good antique condition. It was made during the Art Nouveau period. It seems that the feline goes out of the bush : actually we can distinguish reeds carved on each shoulders. Very bright!
The lion is symbolic of courage, power, dignity, justice and wisdom. Art Nouveau is an artistic movement applied to the decorative arts, featured with a predominant theme : the free flowing line. Artists tried to find movement into woman’s hair, feminine curve, nature.
The ring weighs 13,1gr and it is a size 60 / 9,25. It is easily resizable, feel free to ask we will be happy to do it for you (included into the price). The ring measures26,6(1,04) x 23,70 (0,93)x 15,85(0,62) mm (inch). It was controlled with the French eagle’s head.
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