On This Day In 1954 - Vintage Retro Platinum 'Forget Me Knot' Wedding Band
On This Day In 1954 - Vintage Retro Platinum 'Forget Me Knot' Wedding Band. This lovely wedding band is crafted from platinum, hallmarked PLATINUM, a makers mark and a touching inscription, Arthur to Helen 19/5/54. Featuring Art Deco/Retro styling, exquisite engraving and quality platinum work. This special wedding ring displays beautiful 'Forget Me Knot' engravings around the entire band, interspaced with bevelled platinum work. The ring is detailed yet simple, whilst making the ring elegant and charming. The band is substantial, and smooth, which allows the ring to be a comfortable fit. This Retro era find would make a very special wedding ring, to be cherished for many years to come.
Note: Forget Me Knot designs and engravings were used as early as Medieval times. In the early to mid 20th century, the 'Forget Me Knot" representing a romantic symbol, a characteristic often used on engagement and wedding rings. This is a fine retro era example of the sentiment, workmanship and meaning romantic meaning of a past era.
Weight: 3.2 grams
Ring Size: 5 1/2
Date: 1954( dated)