Shield 9k Gold Signet Ring Vintage English Hallmark 1966.
Fantastic blank shield to the front of this vintage 9ct yellow gold signet ring with English hallmarks dating it to the mid 1960's. The shield could be inscribed with your initials or a family crest by a jeweller or the ring could be continued to be worn blank.
The English hallmark can be found to the inside of the band, this is where you see an anchor for the Birmingham assay office along with the date letter for the year 1966. There is also a makers mark 'C.P.S.' for C P S Jewellery Co Ltd of Vyse Street, Birmingham. The ring has been altered in size at some point as there is a line in the band towards the rear please see the pictures.
Size UK T+, US 10 or internal diameter 1.975 cm or 0.7 inches.
Size of shield 1.4 x 1.1 cm or 0.5 x 0.4 inches.
Weight 4.1 grams or 2.56 penny weight.