Wilson's Estate Jewelry

Antique Tiffany & Co. Amethyst Cabochon 18 Karat Gold Bishop Ecclesiastical Men’s Ring

$16,000
  • Centering an oval amethyst cabochon measuring approximately 15.5 x 11.5 mm
  • Transparent with medium light pinkish purple color
  • Bezel set in a highly decorative signet style mounting - navette in shape
  • Shoulders feature bishop's hat and shepherds crook - symbolic of guiding the congregation
  • With torch motifs - indicative of illuminating the way
  • And figural motifs - illustrating people as the foundation of the church
  • Completed by quilted gold, clovers, ivy, and florals - representative of a flourishing congregation
  • With a dated inner inscription for Reverend J.J. O'Connor - attributed to John J. O' Connor Bishop of Newark, NJ
  • Fully signed Tiffany & Co.
  • Circa: 1901
  • Ring Size: 11 1/2 & not sizable
  • Measures North to South 22.4 mm and sits 8.5 mm high
  • Total weight: 23.5 grams
  • Intricate. Narrative. Statement.


 

Stock Number: We-7186

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