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EDWARD SPENCER (1873 - 1938)

Superb Arts & Crafts Ring


EDWARD SPENCER (1873 - 1938)

Superb Arts & Crafts Ring

Gold, diamonds, pearl

H  0.90cm (0.35 in)  |  W  2.00cm (0.79 in)

Origin British, c. 1905
Case Ring Case
Ring Size |UK: P|
Condition Very good
Weight 6.90 Grams

A beautiful gold Arts & Crafts ring by Edward Spencer for the Artificers' Guild.
Old cut diamonds 0.40 cts approx with natural grey pearl

The Artificers' Guild archive, in the Collection of Goldsmiths' Hall, where a detailed drawing is annotated SC670 for a variant version in gold and amethyst

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. 334
cf. Jewelry & Metalwork in the Arts & Crafts Tradition, Elyse Zorn Karlin, 1993
Designers for the Artificers' Guild included:
John Houghton Bonnor, John Paul Cooper, Edward Spencer & Henry Wilson

Price Code

Ref No   6112