18k gold with a carved agate skull surrounded by rose- and old-cut diamonds and black enamelling, with hallmarks for London 1852. It has an interior inscription on the ring that adds another fascinating layer of history: Inscribed “James Dixon Obit 1852,” it memorialises James Dixon, a well-known English silversmith and founder of the family firm of James Dixon & Sons.
Snake Pearl Cocktail Ring Featuring: 11-13 mm Black Tahitian Pearl (Center Stone) Surrounded by White Australian South Sea Pearls (7 Stones) Framed By 2.96 Ct Pave’ Set Black Diamonds (74 Stones) Mounted in 18K White Gold, Surmounted by 3.98 Ct Pave’ Set White Diamonds (808 Stones) Mounted in 18K Rose Gold
Memento Mori Skull Ring. Memento Mori skull ring, intricately carved in gold and multicolored enamel, with a smaller and larger rose-cut diamond accent at either shoulder, mounted in 18k yellow gold. 20th century.