ANTIQUE EDWARDIAN SUFFRAGETTE RING AMETHYST PERIDOT DIAMOND CIRCA 1910
A beautiful Antique Edwardian ring made in London by James William Benson in the early 20th Century to show support for the women’s Suffragette movement.
Its claw set with a line of violet Amethysts, sparkling Old Mine cut Diamonds and a central green Peridot which together make up the Suffragette colours and symbolise; Violet for Loyalty, White for Purity and Green for Hope, or Give Women Votes!
The ring is all 18ct Gold and complete with London hallmarks and the maker’s initials within the shank.
WEIGHT: 3.2 grams
MEASURES: Size J (UK), 4 ¾ (US) - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approx. 1-2 weeks to complete.
FACE MEASURES: Height 4.5mm x Width 15mm x Depth 3mm
METAL: 18ct Gold (Stamped)
STONES: Amethysts (0.10ct each), Peridot (0.15ct), Diamonds (0.10ct each)
AGE: Edwardian. (Circa 1910 – 1920)
ORIGIN: London, United Kingdom
MARKS: London hallmarks, 18ct stamp, Maker's initials (J.W.B)
ITEM NUMBER: 21-331