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1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band 1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band 1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band
1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band
1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band
1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band
Vintage

1880s Checkered Gold Band

1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band
1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band
1880s Checkerboard Pattern Victorian Cigar Band
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A wide Victorian-era "cigar band" with unusual styling. A checkered pattern covers half the band, and appears to be inlaid with 3 different colors of oxidation. There's a patent mark inside dated July 24, 1883-- presumably for the method coloring the checkerboard pattern.

Materials

10K Gold

Date

1880-90s (1883 patent mark)

Condition

Very Good. Slightly misshapen.

Size

US Size 7-1/2 (could be resized in the 6 to 9 range for $75)
Width: 7.8mm