Estate Vintage St Michael 22k Gold Coin Signet Ring
This is a gorgeous St Michael 22k gold coin signet ring.
The solid gold 1/20 ounce 21.96 karat (90% fine gold) coin depicts the Archangel Michael slaying the dragon. It is a beautiful and inspiring image, often associated with police officers and the law.
The coin was minted in the Isle of Mann in 1987. The obverse depicts a young Queen Elizabeth. The face reads “Fine 1/20 Ounce, Angel”. The obverse reads “Isle of Mann, 1987”.
The 9k gold setting has open work shoulders. The coin is bezel set, and the bezel edge is scalloped. It is approximately 17mm in diameter. The coin reaches 3/16 inches or 5mm above the hand.
The markings are inside the shank. They are SLd, the crown, 375, the anchor (for Birmingham, England), and one last mark, which is partially lost and not legible.
The ring weighs approximately 4.6 grams and was carefully tested. It is in very good condition with light wear to the coin.
This is a rare coin. It has been discontinued by the mint.
A wonderful and unique signet ring to be treasured for decades to come.