Early 19th Century Diamond Gimmel Ring

Early 19th Century Diamond Gimmel Ring
sold

Early 19th century old mine cut diamond gimmel ring. Diamonds set in silver on gold shanks. The clasped hands open to reveal a double heart. The gimmel motif represents the joining of hands in a ceremony of marriage. The ring is comprised of three rings held together by a center pin at the base, allowing the ring to swivel open. The two hands join snugly together. Circa 1850.

Size 6.5 , not easily sized.