1st World War Trench Art Aluminium & Copper Ring Antique.

Magpie

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Fantastic piece of history, this is a charming trench art ring made from aluminium & copper dating from the 1st World War. At the time aluminium was rare so items made from it often were viewed as more expensive than gold. There are no metal marks & the copper sits well within the ring.
Size UK K+, US 5.5 or internal diameter 1.65 or 0.6 inches.
Width of ring 0.3 cm or 0.1 inches.
Weight 1.8 grams or 1.125 penny weight.