Rings 19.10.2010

Hold the Shank! Simple Signs to Spot for Simple Dating of Mourning and Sentimental Rings

One of the easiest ways to spot the age of a ring is from the shank. Don’t believe me? Well, you’re in for a shock. What’s the best way to tell a piece verging on Rococo from Baroque? If you’re excellent with your Stuart Crystals, then you know your stuff, but for the rest of us simple folk, we need a good point of reference.

Rings 19.06.2010

Hold the Shank

One of the easiest ways to spot the age of a ring is from the shank. Don’t believe me? Well,…