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    Sale 7634

    The London Sale: Jewels

    10 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 90

    A RUSSIAN DIAMOND AND ENAMEL RING

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    A RUSSIAN DIAMOND AND ENAMEL RING
    The central dark blue guilloché enamel plaque with the cipher of Tsar Alexander II to the old-cut diamond surround and foliate shoulders, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1870


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    Given by Tsar Alexander II (1818-1881) to the vendor's ancestor, William Ansell Day, author of The Russian Government in Poland, 1867

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