The uptight Victorians were nevertheless obsessed with motifs that depicted the natural world, even insects, and particularly the bee, which carried with it a buzz of Parisian allure as the royal emblem for the House of Bonaparte. This delicate British-born Victorian era bee ring is rendered in 9k gold, and features three opal cabochons and twin diamond antennae. -Size 8. A selection of hand picked vintage and antique items has always been an important part of Reliquary's unique assortment of goods. We travel near and far to bring you a collection of one of a kind pieces, with rich and inspiring histories, just waiting for you to add the next chapter... Please note, signs of wear and other irregularities are evidence of an item’s colorful past and, we feel, add to their individual charm. We hope you agree.