A MEROVINGIAN GOLD AND GARNET FINGER RING
A MEROVINGIAN GOLD AND GARNET FINGER RING Circa 7th Century A.D. The hoop round in section, with spiral wire along each shoulder surmounted by three granules, joined to the underside of the bezel with two volutes, the round two-stepped bezel grooved along the outer edge and set with a circular garnet which is inlaid with a thin ring of gold .31/32 in. (2.4 cm.) wide; ring size 7¾
(#155) Gold, demantoid garnet and diamond grape cluster brooch, Russian, early 20th century
GOLD, DEMANTOID GARNET AND DIAMOND GRAPE CLUSTER BROOCH, RUSSIAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY. The articulated motif decorated with 9 round and cushion-shaped demantoid garnets representing grapes, further accented with 1 old European-cut diamond of yellow tint and 15 small old European-cut diamonds, Russian assay marks. With fitted case.