At Empire (Gold Coast Jewelers, Greenvale Long Island) we have the largest selection of antique and estate jewelry anywhere! This is an exceptionally RARE and amazing condition 9kt pinkish gold ring from the late 1700’s. From an estate on Long Island and passed down through 5 generations from original settlers family. Large in size, measuring 1 1/8″ long by 5/8″ wide smooth and even patina. The scene is hand painted of an 18th century man and woman in a courting scene, sitting on a tree stump painted on a type of bone with the initials K and J mostly visible. The clothing and hair are visible and well painted. The reason for the exceptional condition is the glass overlay on the painted scene. Sits very low on the finger, sizable 10 1/2 and very rare. Call with any questions. Please note, reflections of a diamond’s faceting can appear as black or white spots in the pictures and are not imperfections in our diamonds. Our diamonds have no visible, obvious imperfections unless otherwise stated, and these spots are just artifacts in the pictures. Most of our items can be plated to white or yellow gold, free upon request. Please note, not all items include an appraisal. Appraisals are prepared separately and will be sent via U. Please call for details and to request this service. 25% DOWN WITH BALANCE DUE IN 90 DAYS. Is a 35 year old business specializing in wholesale fine jewelry, new and estate. EMPIRE is the largest wholesaler of jewelry from store close-outs, manufacturers buyouts and estates located in Long Island, New York. We don’t claim to have everything, but what we do offer is at unbeatable true wholesale prices. We adjust our prices continuously according to the market to sell our items regardless of our cost and sometimes at a loss. We can do this by purchasing for cash from distressed sellers in high volume and we need to sell to create new purchasing power. We have seen two types of sellers, some who hold and wait to sell for retail and sell a few items, or those like us at Empire who sell in volume at liquidation prices. After all, everyone loves a bargain, especially in this economy. Your jeweler is not going to believe our prices. So please, look at our Past and Present auctions for great jewelry at true wholesale prices. We realize the trust factor involved when purchasing such valuable pieces on the Internet, so please do not hesitate to ask questions or to ask for references. We offer the same high regard to quality and price, and the same assurance of accuracy in our descriptions, no matter what the item’s cost. Certified appraisers, GIA gemologists on staff. Honesty, accuracy and wholesale prices are our main goals. Please note: resized, plated, or altered items are not returnable. Please call for any additional information. These charges are the buyers responsibility. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as gifts – US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. Items of excessive weight will incur additional charges. The item “RARE ORIGINAL ANTIQUE CIRCA 1700’S SOLID ROSE GOLD HAND PAINTED SCENE RING” is in sale since Wednesday, July 13, 2016. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Rings”. The seller is “empire26″ and is located in Greenvale, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Metal: ROSE GOLD
- Metal Purity: 9 KT
- Main Stone: PAINTED COURTING SCENE
- Style: SCENE
- Ring Size: 10 1/2