Antique Scarab Beetle 14K Gold Ring c. 1890 Maker Mark

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  • Item Category: Jewelry
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 01, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
Antique Scarab Beetle 14K Gold Ring c. 1890 Maker Mark
An interesting antique 14 K gold ring with a preserved Scarab Beetle mounted on it. The Scarab has an interesting shell with an iridescent, textured surface that is very pleasant to touch and lovely to look at.
The ring is 14K gold weighting 4.6 grams with a 15 by 12 mm Scarab. The ring has a 17 mm inside diameter making it a size 6 ½ US and M ½ UK. The ring is marked M9 and two other punches with heads that we do not know (see our photos).
A rare item with a real preserved scarab beetle and a sure conversation piece when you wear it.
The ring is in excellent used condition with no damage.