Historical information

Women wear rings to denote their marital status or as a fashion statement. They may be small or large, valuable or costume, or part of the overall accessories to accompany their outfit. Some stones have significance or may have sentimental attraction.


A small gold ring that is typical of the jewellery worn by early settler women in Moorabbin Shire c1900

Physical description

A small gold ring with a blue stone in an original paper mache box c1900