Antique "1-30-26" Art Deco 1920s SIZE 5 1/2 US 18K Belais chased wedding band

A slim and beautifully detailed Art Deco wedding band engraved for a wedding on January 30th, 1926. The band was made by Belais Manufacturing Co., the original patent holders of white gold in the United States and a highly regarded fine jewelry brand during this period. One side of this band is flat and smooth, meant to rest against a wedding ring. The other side is slightly rounded and chased. Engraved for the couple and wedding date inside. A beautiful band nearing its 100th birthday! 18K white gold.

Lang Antiques via Antique Jewelry University has this side note to offer about the founder of Belais Manufacturing Co.

"As an interesting aside, David Belais may be better known for his efforts on behalf of animals as the founder in 1904 of the Humane Society of New York. He served without pay as its President until his death. In 1929, he was also instrumental in establishing the first free animal clinic at the Humane Society headquarters."

Measurements: Size 5 1/2 US, 1.6 grams, 1.9 mm wide
Era: 1920s (1926)
Markings: BELAIS 18K for Belais Manufacturing Co. and a personal engraving.

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