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Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring
Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring

Perfect Vintage French Love Token Ring

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Beautiful vintage French love token, in a perfectly-proportioned ring version. Created by Alphonse Augis and inspired by a letter poet Rosemonde Gérard wrote to her husband, the writer Edmond Rostand, the pendant features a rebus reading "+ qu'hier - que demain" for the lines,

"Car, vois-tu, chaque jour je t'aime davantage,
Aujourd'hui plus qu'hier et bien moins que demain."

(For, you see, each day I love you more,
Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.)

The beautiful sentiment lends itself perfectly to a lover, a child, or a friend - on anniversaries, birthdays, or simply any day. We also love this piece as an engagement ring placeholder for the couple looking to choose a ring together, or a special gift on your wedding day.

This ring is possibly a conversion, with a custom ring mount built for the token. It is in good vintage condition, and the most comfortable and wearable ring version we've come across - slim, low profile, and perfect for every day. Minor evidence of resizing (along with thinning in the back), and wear to the face and shoulders.

Details:
• 18k yellow gold, with faintest stamp that appear to be a French maker's mark on the exterior of the band, and tested
• Size 5, slightly out of round, and can be resized down 2 sizes maximum or up one size maximum
• 1 baguette-cut synthetic ruby
• Face of ring measures 10.2mm wide, 9.6mm across, with a rise of 3mm; back of band measures 2mm wide and 0.4mm thick
• 2.6g

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