Victorian Secret Key Signet Ring

Victorian Secret Key Signet Ring

A Victorian gold signet ring with a secret key. The simple oval shaped signet ring has a coat of arms with the motto, 'BY THE NAME OF LATHROP'; the surname 'Lathrop' originates from Yorkshire in northern England. Here 'LATHROP' may also mean a habitational name from Layerthorpe in York. The center of the crest features a knight with a shield and a flying eagle. The concealed key fits into the frame on the back of the ring. The ring is 15k rosy yellow gold, and substantial in weight. Overall in great condition.

US Size: 8.25 (resizable)
N-S: Approximately 14mm (0.55")

$ 2,470