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RENÉ BOIVIN (1864 - 1917)

Charming Mouse Ring


RENÉ BOIVIN (1864 - 1917)

Charming Mouse Ring

Gold Diamond

H  1.00cm (0.39 in)

Origin French, c. 1890
Marks Signed René Boivin
Case Ring Case
Ring Size |UK: I 1/2|
Condition Very good
Weight 5.90 Grams

A rare & beautiful ring by René Boivin circa 1890
Engraved gold ring depicting two mice nibbling a closed-set diamond
At the beginning of his career, René Boivin, engraved humorous little rings featuring rodents & kittens.

Illustrated in our book:
Beatriz Chadour-Sampson & Sonya Newell-Smith, Tadema Gallery London Jewellery from the 1860s to 1960s, Arnoldsche Art Publishers, Stuttgart 2021, p. 69

Price Code

Ref No   8261