The snake has been a symbol of eternal love since ancient times. Its popularity in jewelry peaked in the mid - 19th century and was cherished and worn in all forms. Prince Albert proposed to Queen Victoria with a golden ring in the form of a serpent. As a symbol it represented the sentiment of their eternal life and love.
We recently acquired this exceptional example.
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Made in Stockholm, Circa 1843 - Rose cut diamond in head and eyes.
His mouth opens and reveals a hidden compartment.
The second hidden compartment is in his underside.