Here is a wonderfully sleek and substantial assymetric sterling silver ring by Nanna Ditzel for the Danish silversmithy Georg Jensen. Nanna Ditzel (1923-2005) was the first woman to design for Jensen, starting in 1954 with her husband Jørgen, with whom she also designed award-winning furniture. After Jørgen's early death in 1961, Nanna continued to design furniture and jewellery, branching out into textiles and tableware for her own company
Condition: the ring belongs to a personal friend. who has owned it for nearly 50 years, and it has been professionally cleaned and polished to remove a couple of tiny nicks.
Marks: Georg Jensen post-war lozenge logo, Sterling, Denmark, 91
Size: to fit finger size: UK L, US 6, Eu 52, Length is 3cm (1.2"), weight is 17.5gm