HERMES PARIS 18 KT TEXTURED YELLOW GOLD HERCULES LOVE KNOT ROPE RING
HERCULES LOVE KNOT RING DESIGNED BY HERMES.
A VINTAGE RING CREATED IN PARIS WITH THE POPULAR HERCULES KNOT. IS CRAFTED IN SOLID 18 KARATS YELLOW GOLD WITH THE TEXTURED PATTERN OF A ROPE.
The Hercules Knot was notably a wedding symbol and also represented the virginity of the bride: this coming from the Roman lore that the Knot symbolized the legendary fertility of Hercules - relating to the girdle of Diana (Artemis) which was captured/retrieved from the Amazon Queen Hippolyta.
Later on, the Hercules Knot survived its religious uses with the Ancients and was actually still used during medieval times as a common symbol as well as also being Renaissance love tokens
THIS RING GAVE A WEIGHT OF 14.4 Grams AND THE ACTUAL SIZE IS 6.5, SIZE ABLE.
STAMPED WITH THE FRENCH EAGLE HEAD FOR THE ASSAY OF THE GOLD, THE MAKER'S MAITRE CARTOUCHE, THE SERIAL NUMBER AND THE HALL MARKS, "HERMES PARIS 13193".
IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH GREAT EYE APPEAL. IS ACCOMPANIED WITH THE DESIGNER JEWELRY BOX.
INVENTORY REF: R0000MCAT/.3437