Size 9: Heirloom Rings


All ring bases are sterling silver and are made to a standard size 9, Victorian buttons vary in metal and design.


The History:

In the mid 19th century, buttons became common in both decoration and fashion. Victorians who wanted to express their fancy for an author, work, or hobby would sew buttons decorated with related scenes on their shirts, vests, or waist coats. It was often a point of conversation or interest to discuss one’s choice of picture buttons at a party or in passing. As soon as the clothing wore out or fell out of fashion, the buttons would be removed and sewn onto new garments.


Cherub & Lion: Victorian brass and base metal button depicting a cherub riding a lion.

Lion Crest: Vintage brass and copper button featuring a lion crest emblem.

Renaissance Warrior: Victorian brass and base metal button featuring a knight with his shield.


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All of our modern heirlooms are designed with elements mostly from the late 1800s - 1920s and the highest quality solid gold and gold-filled components. To learn more about different types of gold and composition, check out our Gold Jewelry Guide.


We make, design, and restore each piece of jewelry with the hope you will love and enjoy your modern heirlooms for many years to come. Check out our Jewelry Care Guide for tips on how to care for your pieces so they last a lifetime.

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