Coral Turret Ring

Romilly Saumarez Smith
Coral Turret Ring from the Newfoundland collection by Romilly Saumarez Smith. At the heart of this piece is an antique turret brooch, originally sourced from a metal detectorist. Romilly has developed this into a ring, adding coral, pearls and diamonds.
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Coral Turret Ring
Coral Turret Ring
The Maker Romilly Saumarez Smith Jewellery Maker - South East England

Romilly Saumarez Smith is a jewellery designer creating pieces using antique finds and lost artefacts, transforming them into new treasures. Medieval buttons, vermillion hued corals, remnants buried and forgotten all become part of the world again as rings, necklaces, jewellery boxes and bespoke objects. Romilly trained at Camberwell School of Art in the 1970s; originally working as a bookbinder before switching to jewellery in 1998. In 2017 she was shortlisted for the Women’s Hour Craft Prize.