The Philippa Vintage Sapphire & Diamond Ring
The Philippa vintage ring is a special find - intricate & bedewed in history.
- Made in Chester, England
- Made between 1864 - 1865
- Made by E F Braham
- 15ct yellow gold
- Currently an AU size P
- Can be resized up to a size T, or down to a K
- Features one old round cut, star set sapphire (approx. 2mm)
- Features two old round cut, claw set sapphires (approx. 1.8mm each)
- Features four old cut, inset diamonds (approx. 1mm each)
Belfast born, Dr. Philippa Whitford practiced in the Crosshouse Hospital for 19 years as a breast cancer surgeon. After repeatedly being told that “women don’t do surgery”, Philippa smashed the glass ceiling, establishing reconstructive breast surgery and actively campaigning for the “Women of Independence” in Scotland's referendum.
Ships for free anywhere in the world with full tracking & signature on delivery.
Ready to ship in its current size.
Please allow up to ten business days until dispatch if a resize has been requested.
This item comes gift-boxed.
Returns are accepted for this item. Learn more.
Please note that we are unable to accept returns for rings that have been resized.
We’re proud to carefully restore our vintage pieces here in our Brisbane studio.
Each piece is a time-capsule in jewellery form, awash in the soft shine of time.
By giving new life to an existing piece, we lower its carbon footprint & reduce the need to manufacture anew.
We offer free ring resizing on all vintage rings $450+ within one month of purchase.
You're welcome to request a resize by selecting an option above prior to checkout, or you can return the ring to us for resize later.
View our size guide here.