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There is something so special and unique about wearing a genuine antique engagement ring on your finger, and here is a spectacular example of a genuine antique sapphire and diamond engagement ring that was made in the late Victorian era of the 1890's. Beautifully hand made in 18 carat yellow gold, the ring is set with three lovely natural sapphires that total 1.53 carats and are all perfectly matched in colour. All with a wonderful clarity that allows the light to enter and dance throughout the stones, they are highlighted by not just one but two European cut diamonds on each side of the centre sapphire. These diamonds come together to total 0.12 carats and add the right mount of sparkle to the ring adding to the charm and character of the ring. And then to compliment the ring even further, there is the most incredible scroll work on the sides which is just so incredible to admire and shows how much care and quality went into making this ring all those years ago. Sitting perfectly on the finger, it measures 5.9mm wide at the centre by 16.2mm across and will easily accommodate a wedding band worn along side. As beautiful today as when it was made 130 years ago, this ring will always be admired, cherished and most importantly, loved. Stock# ES8847 Circa: 1890 $Sold
This antique sapphire and pearl ring will so easily suit any woman of any age and sits so well on the finger. Made in 18 carat yellow gold in the late Victorian era of the 1890's, in the centre is a lovely natural sapphire that measures 0.18 carats and is gypsy set which is a term given when there is a star pattern surrounding the stone which was created by the jeweller pushing into the gold resulting in not only a star pattern but also a bead to add to the security of the stone. Then there is the pearl that is set on each side which highlight both the blue of the sapphire and the yellow from the gold, and then if this wasn't enough, there is the attractive engraved shoulders that highlight the ring even further. Measuring 4.8mm wide at the centre and tapering down to an elegant 2mm wide at the back, this is a perfect example of an antique ring that can so easily be worn by any woman of any age without breaking the bank and always looking so elegant. Stock# ES8798 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
Here is an absolutely gorgeous genuine Art Deco diamond eternity ring that was hand made in 18 carat white gold and platinum in the 1920's. Set with six European cut diamonds that total 0.42 carats, each diamond is beautifully set into their own box shaped setting and measures 3.6mm wide at the top and tapers elegantly down to 2.5mm wide at the back. Not only is this ring set with beautiful antique cut diamonds, but the band itself is beautifully and expertly hand engraved all the way around that adds to the charm and character of the ring even further. This diamond eternity ring is as beautiful today as when it was made and will no doubt always be loved and admired. Stock# U132 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
Here is a beautiful antique diamond engagement ring that was made 135 years ago, and looks as beautiful today as when it was made and is set with the beautiful mine cut diamonds. Mine cut diamonds were first cut at the start of the 18th century and were the first diamond to have fifty eight facets like today's modern round brilliant cut diamond. The mine cut diamond is also known as cushion cut diamonds and so-called as they are not perfectly round and resemble a cushion shape around the side. So full of charm and character combined with being cut entirely by hand, there is nothing quite like genuine antique mine cut diamonds. The diamonds total 1.07 carats, and the ring was hand made in 18 carat yellow gold and has the most elegant claw setting from the side which not only looks so beautiful but also allows the maximum amount of light to enter and dance through each of the diamonds. Measuring 5.5mm wide at the centre by 16mm across, this ring sits perfect on the finger and is such a delightful and charming example of a genuine antique diamond engagement ring. Stock# ES9103 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1885 $Sold
Today so much engraving is done with an electric drill, however nothing beats the quality and skill needed for hand engraving, and here is a lovely antique buckle ring that was so beautifully engraved. Made in 18 carat yellow gold, the ring is designed with a buckle motif which was a very popular design from the Victorian to the Edwardian era and at the buckle section at the front it measures 9.4mm and tapers down to 5.9mm wide at the back. The engraving around the ring really exemplifies the quality and skill that the engraver had and is not only so beautiful to admire but also so tactile to touch, let alone feel so lovely on the finger. Perfect for any finger and any occasion, this antique buckle ring is as beautiful today as when it was made all those years ago. Stock# ES8712 Hallmarked: London 1906 $Sold
Black and white is such a winning combination and was embraced by the jewellers of the Art Deco era of the 1920's to the 1940's, and here is a magnificent Art Deco onyx and diamond ring hand made in 18 carat white gold and platinum. So elegant and refined, in the centre sits one round early brilliant cut diamond that measures 0.30 carats, and is highlighted by four rose cut diamonds that total 0.02 carats and accentuate not only the diamond in the centre but also the design as a whole. With the top measuring 18.8mm by 13.7mm, this is a ring that sits so well on the finger and makes such an impact that it will no doubt always be admired. Stock #ES9099 Circa: 1930 $Sold
Here is a very stylish antique 18 carat yellow gold signet ring that was made in 1917 and has such a wonderful solid feel to it, combined with a very tactile smooth finish to it. Designed with a shield shape at the top which has been left plain, it can continue to be left as it is or there is the option to have it engraved with initials, monogram or family crest. Measuring 12.3mm across by 13.6mm, this antique signet ring has a look and design that will always be in fashion and always look great on the finger. Stock# ES8729 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1917 $Sold.
The gypsy setting is a term given when there is a star pattern surrounding the stones in the ring which was created by the jeweller pushing into the gold resulting in not only a star pattern but also a bead to add to the security of the stone. This simple yet elegant feature adds such a lovely aspect to the ring and here is a very beautiful antique gypsy ring that dates from the early 1900's. Made in 18 carat gold, the ring set with three European cut diamonds that total 0.11 carats and have all the character of being cut by hand all those years ago. With a lovely smooth finish around the entire ring, at the centre it measures 6.6mm wide and tapers to 2.8mm wide at the back of the ring. So comfortable and easy to wear all the time, this is a lovely example of a genuine antique diamond ring that looks as beautiful now as when it was made. Stock# ES8787 Circa: 1900 $Sold.
This antique sapphire and diamond ring was made in the 1890's, and thanks to its design where both the sapphires and the diamonds are set low into the band, this is such a comfortable and practical ring to wear all the time. Made in 18 carat yellow gold, it is set with three beautiful natural sapphires that total 1.10 carats four single cut diamonds that total 0.06 carats, and all are set into a sunken recess that feels so smooth to the touch. Quite often there are antique rings such as this one that is well over 100 years old, yet thanks to its design, still retain a very modern and sleek look to it that will allow it to easily be worn alongside modern rings as well as antique rings. Stock# ES8784 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
The sapphires in this ring are stunning and have such an intense and vibrant blue colour matched with excellent transparency that will keep you looking and admiring the ring every time that it is on your finger. Hand made in the late 1800's, the sapphires total 0.94 carats and have such a fine blue colour to them that are all matched perfectly and are highlighted by seven European cut diamonds set on each side. These diamonds total 0.34 carats and add the right amount of sparkle to an already very beautiful and elegant ring. Measuring 8.8mm wide at the centre by 15.2mm across, this is a stunning example of an antique ring that is set with magnificent sapphires. Stock# ES8900 Circa: 1890 $Sold
The design of this antique ruby and diamond ring is so beautiful and unique and made all the more wonderful when you consider that it was made 125 years ago and is still in wonderful condition. Made in 18 carat yellow gold, in the centre are two rose cut diamonds that total 0.04 carats and are highlighted by an oval ruby set on each side. These rubies total 0.34 carats and are set on each shoulder at an angle that leads to the flat top where the diamonds are set. Measuring 7.7mm at the top by 16.1mm across from one ruby over to the other side, the stones themselves are set nice and flat into the setting making it a very comfortable and practical ring to wear all the time. This is a very beautiful and elegant antique ring that will always be loved and admired. Stock# ES8902 Hallmarked: Chester 1895 $Sold
Hand made in 18 carat yellow gold and platinum in the 1920's, there is no doubt that this Art Deco diamond ring is just gorgeous and would suit any finger including making a wonderful engagement ring. With a traditional cluster design in the centre, there is also a diamond on each side to highlight the ring further and the European cut diamond in the centre measures 0.14 carats and the seven European cut diamonds surrounding this and the European cut diamond set on each side all come together to total an additional 0.24 carats. The sparkle from these diamonds is wonderful and at the centre it measures 8.05mm by 15.7mm across from one side diamond over to the other. As beautiful today as when it was made, this is a perfect example of a genuine Art Deco diamond ring. Stock# ES8901 Circa: 1920 $Sold