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Just look at the quality of these sapphires and the amazing scroll work on the side of this antique sapphire and diamond ring from the Victorian era and be amazed that this ring was made over 120 years ago and still looks spectacular. Set with three Ceylonese sapphires that total 1.47 carats, not only are they all matched perfectly in their fine blue colour, but they also display the most wonderful transparency that makes these sapphires look incredible day or night. Set on each side of the centre sapphire is a very vibrant antique European cut diamond that is in perfect proportions to the ring itself, the diamonds total 0.74 carats and the top of the ring measures 7.1mm wide at the centre, by 20.5mm across. And then looking at the ring from the side will take you breath away with the incredible and highly detailed scroll work. Workmanship such as this shows how much time and effort was put into hand making a ring all those years ago and is truly spectacular work. Whether as an engagement ring or for any other occasion, there is no doubt that this ring will always be loved and admired. Stock # ES8150 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
With such an elegant design that has never gone out of fashion or style, this antique sapphire and diamond ring made in 1901 will always look and feel so beautiful on the finger and is made even more wonderful by being well over 100 years old, yet still in wonderful condition. Made in carat yellow gold, in total the three lovely sapphires total 1.50 carats, and instead of having just one diamond on either side of the centre sapphire, there are actually two. They are all the lovely antique European cut diamonds and they total 0.16 carats. Both the sapphires and diamonds are set into the band making this so comfortable and practical to wear all the time, and at the centre the ring measures 8.1mm by 16.1mm across. Perfect for any finger, it will also make a superb antique engagement ring and regardless of the finger that it is worn on, it will no doubt always be loved and admired. Stock# ES8204 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1901 $Sold
Perfect for any finger and occasion, this antique ruby and diamond ring dating from the early 1900's sits perfectly on the finger and is so comfortable and practical to wear all the time. Made in 18 carat yellow gold, the ring is set with two rubies and a diamond in the centre. Set into the band, this is often called a gypsy setting and was a popular setting technique of the era that not only gives the ring a wonderful feature, but also protects the stones making this a very practical and durable ring to put on and wear all the time. The rubies total 0.32 carats and the diamond 0.04 carats and the ring measures 6.6mm wide at the centre and tapers down to 1.7mm wide at the back. With lovely detail on the side of the ring as well as the detail in the setting of the rubies and diamond, this is a lovely example of an antique ring that can be put on and left on in the morning and well into the night and always suit the occasion. Stock# ES8208 Circa:1900 $Sold.
Here is a truly exception antique emerald and diamond ring from the 1700's that is set not only with a spectacular quality emerald, but also the incredible rare and hard to find antique Mazarin cut diamonds. Hand made in 18 carat yellow gold and silver, silver was used to set diamonds into until the early 1900's as until then white gold was not yet invented and platinum, although already discovered, was not used in jewellery until around the same time as white gold. In the centre is a spectacular Colombian emerald that not only has such an intense green colour but also incredible clarity that allows you to see right through the emerald. For centuries Colombian emeralds have been regarded as the best in the world and this one really shows why. Measuring 1.50 carats in weight, it has the most perfect colour and clarity that is so prized and this emerald will truly stand out when compared to so many others. And then there are those beautiful and rare Mazarin cut diamonds that surround the emerald and even continue onto the band. With twelve diamonds surrounding the emerald and the additional diamond set on each side, the diamonds total 0.49 carats and are really like no other. The setting of the diamonds has that wonderful look and feel to it as does the fancy style band that is set with the extra diamonds. From every angle this ring is just amazing and has such a unique and beautiful style that no modern ring can ever compare to and is destined to always be admired and such a wonderful and amazing talking point. Stock# ES8202 Circa: 1750 $Sold.
Hand made in 18 carat gold, this antique amethyst and diamond cluster ring dating from the 1890's has the most incredible look and style to it that will make it always get the attention and admiration that it deserves every time that it is worn. In the centre is a lovely oval shaped amethyst that measures 1.50 carats and is surrounded by sixteen European cut diamonds that totals 0.32 carats.Â The proportions of this ring are perfect with the diamonds large enough to add sparkle to the ring, while never taking away from the magnificent amethyst as well as the beautiful setting. Measuring 13.8mm by 11.6mm the top then leads to the band with the triple design section that adds another extra element of charm and character to the ring. Day or night, this is one of those rings that will always suit the occasion and always be admired. ES8111 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
Here is a magnificent antique diamond engagement ring from the Victorian era that will captivate you from every angle that you look at it and is a real testament to the quality of jewellery that was able to be produced all those years ago. Hand made in 18ct yellow gold, this ring is set with five large European cut diamonds that totals an impressive 2.25Â carats. There is something so special about these lovely antique diamonds that were cut by hand over 100 years ago. And then looking closely at the setting at the top, there are two rose cut diamonds set between each diamond that adds not only that extra sparkle to the ring, but such a charming feature not seen on modern engagement rings today. These diamonds total 0.04 carats and measuring left to right the ring measures 21.4mm across by 5.8mm wide at the centre. With such an elegant curve to the top, this ring sits so well on the finger and will easily accommodate a wedding band sitting alongside. And then when you admire this ring from the side, you will see the most incredible scroll work which is just amazing to look at and again is a testament to the quality of jewellery that was produced all those years ago. With such lovely diamonds combined with a beautiful setting, this antique diamond engagement ring will always be loved and cherished. Stock# ES8041 Circa: 1890 $Sold
Exemplifying Art Deco jewellery of the 1920's, comes this elegant Art Deco diamond engagement ring in 18ct gold and platinum that looks perfect on the finger. So beautifully hand made, many pieces of Art Deco jewellery incorporates a "shape in a shape" aspect which can be seen here in this ring. Although the setting for the three main diamonds is in a 6-sided hexagonal shape, the diamonds set in are actually round European cut diamonds. With a wonderful sparkle to them all ,they total 0.92 carats and re F to G in colour and VS in clarity. The diamonds are set into platinum which is such a wonderful strong material that was often used during this era. Then to highlight the ring even more there are three smaller European cut diamonds set on each shoulder with a total weight of 0.08 carats that leads to the elegant yellow gold band. Measuring5.9mm wide at the centre by 15.2mm across, this engagement ring will sit perfectly alongside a wedding band and there is little doubt that it will always be loved and admired. Stock# ES8004 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
Here is a gents 9ct yellow gold signet ring made in 1937 that is so elegant and comfortable to wearÂ and sits nice and low on the finger, making it practical to put on and wear all the time. With a lovely high polish to both the top and the band, the top is plain and would be able to be engraved with initials, a monogram or a family crest or left plain the way it is. The top measures 12.7mm by 12.6mm and has lovely soft angles that lead to an equally soft and contoured band. This signet ring has a timeless design that will always look and feel so good and has all the charm that a signet ring should have. Stock# ES7882 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1937 $Sold.
Here is a perfect engagement ring for someone who wants new with all the charm and character of an antique ring - a handmade gold and platinum diamond engagement ring set with antique diamonds and made the exact way as they did 100 years ago. Made by our English trained Master jeweller, there are a few different techniques in making a ring today, however it is the fine attention that really separates one ring from another. Even a simple claw setting can have so many different techniques used in its making such as with the ring here. With the lovely platinum claws supporting five antique cut mine cut diamonds that sparkle wonderfully thanks to the amount of light that is able to enter the diamonds from all angles, the diamonds total 1.85 carats in weight and are G to J in colour and Vs to Si in clarity. Measuring 6.5mm wide at the centre by 19.7mm across, this ring will also support a wedding band along side to make the perfect match. New meets old in this diamond engagement ring, and is destined to always be admired and sparkle on the finger. Stock# ES6779 $Sold
Here is such a beautiful 15ct rose gold and platinum Art Deco diamond cluster ring that dates from the 1920's and is so unique for so many reasons. Hand made in such an elegant design, the band was made in 15ct rose gold. 15ct gold was used up until 1931 and the colour of the band is so beautiful with that lovely warm tone to it that looks even more beautiful on the skin. And then there are the diamonds set into platinum that really makes them stand out even more and is made even more special by having not one row of diamonds, but two. In the first row are eight single cut diamonds and in the second row a further twenty two single cut diamonds, and including the centre diamond, they come to a total of 0.51 carats. With a diameter of 10.9mm, this ring sits so well on the finger and is destined to always be admired. A very special and unique example of an Art Deco diamond ring. Stock# ES8001 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
So elegant and regal, this platinum Art Deco diamond engagement ring dating from the 1920's sits perfectly on the finger and has such an elegant style to it that has never gone out of fashion or style. Art Deco engagement rings of the 1920's are arguably the most popular today and the most common style that is reproduced, and when you see this one on your finger it will be so easy to see why. Entirely hand made in platinum, this was the precious metal of choice during the Art Deco era, as it is the purest of all the metals used in jewellery and allow for such fine detail as can be seen from the side. Sitting in the centre is a vibrant European cut diamond that measures 1.36 carats and is L in colour and very clean being VVS2 in clarity. The charm and character from a genuine antique cut diamond that has been cut by hand all those years ago adds so much more to an already very beautiful ring. The band has recently been remade by our jewellers in platinum in the exact way as the original, making this a ring that can be put on and left on for many years to come with no concern. With the most beautiful work on the setting of the diamond, this is a gorgeous Art Deco diamond engagement ring that will always be loved and admired. Stock# T446 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
There is such a difference between so many modern rings trying to look antique, and one that has been expertly hand made using the same techniques as to what was used 100 years ago, to create something incredibly exact and beautiful such as in this hand made reproduction platinum diamond engagement ring. Made by one of our Master jewellers, this ring was made by to such a high standard. Not only does this ring retain original antique cut diamonds, but the quality of craftsmanship in this ring is evident from every angle that you admire it from. The detail in this ring is just incredible and shows the difference between a mass produced cast made ring or one such as this which has been hand made to the highest standards. Sitting in the centre is a lovely genuine antique old mine cut diamond that measures 0.59 carats and is G in colour and Si in clarity. Not only does this ring have all the charm and character if a ring made in a bygone era, but it also retains its original diamond that was cut by hand all those years ago. Set with three single cut diamonds on each side that total 0.08 carats, not only do they add more sparkle to the ring, but the detail around the setting is nothing short of magnificent. From every angle that you look at this ring, you will so easily fall in love with it, and if you have been wanting a modern diamond engagement ring with all the charm of yesteryear, then this might just be the special one for you. Stock# ES7938 $Sold