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Here is an absolutely stunning 18ct gold Retro era straw coloured Ceylonese sapphire ring that is destined to always stand out and be admired every time that it is worn. Hand made in 18ct rose and yellow gold in France in the 1940's, jewellery of the Retro era can be easily characterised by large bold designs that were often made in rose gold. 18ct rose gold has such a wonderful warm tone to it which can be seen in this ring and then the claws are made in 18ct yellow gold for a contrasting difference and to highlight the natural straw colour from the sapphire. Sitting proudly in the centre, the straw coloured sapphire measures an impressive 14.30 carats and has been independently certified by Gem Studies Laboratory as an unheat treated natural Ceylonese sapphire. Heat treating gemstones has been done for centuries and is more common than not with sapphires and rubies, however to find one that has not undergone any treatment makes it that much more special and unique. GSL Straw sapphire certificate Measuring 15.6mm wide at the top, from the side you can also view the wonderful hand made detail that went into making this ring and shows the true quality of the jeweller who produced this ring. Retro jewellery has become so popular and sought after in recent years, and with this Retro sapphire ring, it is so easy to see why. Stock# T765 Circa: 1940 $Sold.
This hand made 18ct and platinum Art Deco diamond ring made in France in the 1920's, is just so elegant and refined, and would not only suit any finger, but also make a wonderful and very unique engagement ring. Jewellers of the Art Deco period really knew how to embrace the wonderful quality of platinum that allows it to be drawn into a fine wire, all the while retaining so much strength to hold and support the diamonds. This can be seen in the setting at the top that has the most wonderful design and pierce work and the diamonds themselves are millgrain set which is the elegant crimping along the edge of the setting. Sitting proud in the centre is a 0.22 carat early brilliant cut diamond that measures 0.22 carats. Then to add even more sparkle to the ring, there are four single cut diamonds and ten rose cut diamonds. These additional diamonds come together to total 0.11 carats and the top of the ring measures 11.3mm from left to right, by 10.7mm. Even from the side there is a very beautiful design that showcases the quality and beauty of Art Deco rings and why they are so popular today as when they were made all those years ago. This is a lovely example of a very attractive and neat Art Deco diamond ring that is perfect for any occasion. Stock# ES7695 Circa: 1920 $Sold
Here is a magnificent antique pearl and diamond ring with exquisite scroll work sides that is so beautiful to admire from the top as it is from the sides. Not only was this ring so beautifully hand made in the 1890's, it is also still in incredible condition even well after 100 years have passed. Made in 18ct gold the ring is set with three pearls and highlighted by two antique European cut diamonds set on each side of the centre diamond. These diamonds total 0.40 carats and from one end pearl across to the other end pearl, this distance measures 17.9mm by 7.2mm wide at the centre. Antique diamonds have all the charm of being cut by hand and add the perfect amount of sparkle to an already incredible beautiful ring. And then there is that stunning work on the side. The scroll work is just incredible and will have you admiring the side of the ring, just as much as the top. It is incredible to see the quality and craftsmanship that went into making this ring, and gives you a real appreciation for what was created. From all angles, this is one of the finest scroll work rings that you could ever hope to find that is in superb condition and destined to always be loved and admired. Stock# ES7707 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
Australian opals are regarded as the best in the world, and here is a very beautiful and elegant 18ct yellow gold Victorian antique 5 stone solid opal ring that will always be loved and admired. The five solid opals have a lovely blue body colour and wonderful red flashes running through the opals. They are all so well matched in colour and no doubt came from the same mine and piece of opal. Measuring 5.6mm wide at the centre by 17.3mm across, the ring has the perfect proportions to put on and leave on all the day and into the night. On the side is the most incredible scroll work which highlights the ring so much more. This detail is just amazing and shows the detail that was achieved well over 100 years ago. This is such an attractive example of an antique opal ring from the Victorian era that will always look so elegant on any finger. Stock# ES7467 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
Here is such a beautiful hand made platinum Art Deco diamond engagement ring that dates from the 1920's. The exquisite detail in this ring will have you admiring it every time that you look at it on your hand. In the centre is a semi-modern cut diamond that measures 0.44 carats and on the shoulders are diamonds to add to the sparkle. And then from the other sides, there are even more diamonds to accentuate the ring even more and highlight the gorgeous detail. All of these additional diamonds total 0.16 carats and shows the quality of craftsmanship that went into making this ring all those years ago. With the pure white colour of the platinum highlighting the sparkle from the diamonds, this is a stunning example of an Art Deco diamond engagement ring at its finest. Stock# ES7632 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
Here is such a lovely 18ct antique sapphire and diamond ring made in 1901 that will suit any finger and any occasion. Made in such an beautiful design that highlights the design of the ring as much as the sapphires and the diamond, this ring has a look that will allow it to easily be worn with other antique rings or modern rings and fit right in. In the centre is a lovely antique European cut diamond that measures 0.06 carats and is highlighted with a sapphire set on each side. These natural blue sapphires total 0.18 carats and have such a fine colour to them both, yet it is also the lovely design of the ring that adds charm and character as well. The setting for the sapphires and diamonds is sometimes called gypsy setting where the gemstone is set into the band with the lovely star pattern around the stone for added charm. Measuring 8.9mm wide at the centre by 16.5mm across, this ring sits nice and flat on the finger and is a very comfortable ring to wear all the time. This ring is such a lovely example of an antique sapphire and diamond ring from theÂ Edwardian era, that will always be loved and cherished. Stock# ES7611 Hallmarked: Chester 1901 $Sold.
Here is a very unique 18ct yellow gold antique pearl ring made in 1887 that looks so beautiful on the finger. Made over 130 years ago, it has a modern and contemporary look and design to it that will allow it to so easily be worn with modern jewellery and fit right in. With a lovely curve to the ring made up of three sections each set with nine pearls, the ring measures 5.3mm wide at the centre by 19.4mm across from where the pearls start and finish. This ring has such a wonderful tactile feel to it and is incredibly comfortable to wear all the time. The lovely unique look of this ring is why there is something so special about antique jewellery. Perfect for any woman of any age, this yellow gold antique pearl ring is so stylish and unique and will no doubt always be admired and commented on. Stock# ES7637 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1887 $Sold.
Dating from the 1920's comes this very beautiful hand made Art Deco sapphire and diamond cluster engagement ring. In such a traditional and elegant design that has been popular throughout the ages, in the centre is a lovely natural sapphire that is surrounded by ten European cut diamonds. The sapphire measures 0.85 carats and the diamonds total 1.50 carats and the proportion of this ring is just perfect and looks amazing on the finger. Measuring 12.5mm across by 13mm, this style of ring would suit an engagement ring or any other finger and occasion. With a timeless elegance to it, this ring highlights the beauty of the Art Deco period that is still loved decades later. Stock# ES7645 Circa: 1920 $Sold
This 18ct antique sapphire and diamond ring made in 1911 sits so well on the finger and would suit any occasion. Set with three lovely sapphires that total 0.34 carats, there is a diamond set on each side to add an elegant amount of sparkle. These diamonds total 0.08 carats and sparkle magnificently and highlight not only the sapphires but the ring as well. Measuring 7.7mm wide at the centre, from one sapphire across to the other, this distance measures 13mm across and is the perfect proportion to wear all the time. Stock# ES7615 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1911 $Sold.
18ct yellow gold four stone amethyst ring made in 1922. Stock# ES7616 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1922 $Sold
Here is such an elegant Art Deco pearl and diamond ring in gold and platinum that was made in the 1920's and looks amazing on the finger. Beautifully hand made in 18ct yellow gold and platinum, this ring is made in such an elegant scalloped shape that accentuates the finger so well. Set in the centre is a lovely pure white pearl and highlighted with two larger European cut diamonds and six smaller European cut diamonds and an additional two rose cut diamonds. All of these diamonds come together to total 0.90 carats and are set in platinum which allows for the very fine and elegant detail to be seen in this ring. Only hand making a ring and using platinum will allow for such fine work and this is why many modern mass produced cast made rings simply don't have this fine attention to detail. Click here to read a brief article on European and rose cut diamonds: https://www.kalmarantiques.com.au/articles/a-brief-history-of-the-cutting-of-diamonds/ Measuring 15.6mm from diamonds set on each side, by 19.7mm in length, this Art Deco pearl and diamond ring is one that will always be loved, admired and appreciated. Stock# ES7608 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
Dating from the early part of the 20th century, comes this lovely Edwardian antique ruby and diamond ring made in 1903. The style and design of this ring will so easily allow it to be worn all the time, day or night and no matter where. As the rubies and diamond are all set into the band, this is such a practical and easy ring to wear all the time. With a lovely setting for both the rubies and the diamond in the form of the star pattern, the rubies total 0.10 carats and the diamond 0.03 carats. Measuring 6.9mm wide from each ruby to ruby by 2.7mm wide at the centre, the ring is further highlighted with the delightful scroll work on the sides. This is such an attractive antique ruby and diamond ring that is quite simply perfect for any occasion, and one that will always be loved and admired. Stock# ES7609 Hallmarked: Chester 1903 $Sold.