“Without a shadow of a doubt, it’s worth £8,000,” he revealed as the guest exclaimed: “How fantastic, that dear little ring.”
“It’s all about the luminous Anglo-Catholic excitement from an architect designer and absolutely someone central to the identity of the United Kingdom. Apart from that it’s of no interest really,” Geoffrey joked.
The owner concluded: “To hear that story of how much this tiny ring really means, how it condensed a whole big story like that, how lucky are we to own it?”
Antiques Roadshow is available on BBC iPlayer.