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This is the type of antique ring that not only sits perfectly on the finger, but will suit any woman of any age as well as being perfect for any occasion. Made in 18 carat yellow gold in Birmingham England in 1892, the design with the scalloped edge and rectangle section that the rubies and diamonds sit in, make it so much more interesting than many of the modern mass produced rings today. The two rubies are perfectly matched with such a beautiful fine red to them and they total 0.09 carats and really stand out against the yellow gold and the white of the diamonds. The diamonds themselves are the early mine cut diamonds and they total 0.09 carats. Antique mine cut diamonds are one of the earliest forms of full facetted diamonds and have all the charm and character of being cut by hands all those years ago. Measuring 6.8mm wide at the centre, with the rubies and diamonds set into their setting, this is a very comfortable and practical ring to wear all the time where it will always be loved and admired. Stock# ES8354 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1892 $Sold
Sometimes the designs found in antique rings belies its age, such as this very attractive 15 carat gold antique ruby and diamond ring that was made in 1880, and will easily blend in with other antique rings or modern rings thanks to its timeless design. The wonderful aspect of having two groups of four rubies in their own section which is then highlighted by the European cut diamond set on each edge as well as the row of European cut diamonds on the sides leading to the band, all come together to create a fabulous design that will always be admired every time that it is worn. The eight rubies come together to total 0.12 carats and the twelve European cut diamond total 0.26 carats, and from left to right the ring measures 14mm by 8.2mm wide at the centre. Sitting nice and flat on the finger, this is a perfect ring to compliment other pieces of antique or modern jewellery and will always surprise people when you let them know that it is close to 140 years old. Stock# ES8355 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1880 $2,800
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Here is a lovely 18 carat yellow gold antique ruby and diamond ring that would make a wonderful engagement ring or ruby anniversary present and regardless of the occasion, there is no doubt that this ring will always be loved and cherished. Set with three very vibrant natural rubies, the colour and transparency of all of them are just perfect and highlight the quality of fine Burmese rubies which have long been regarded as the finest in the world. The rubies total 0.65 carats and set on each side is a lovely early brilliant cut diamonds that total 0.20 carats and highlight the ring so beautifully. Measuring 15.5mm across by 4mm wide, the side of the ring also has the most beautiful scroll work which is just captivating. A lovely and elegant ruby and diamond ring that us perfect for any occasion. Stock# T985 Circa:1900 $3,200
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Here is a truly spectacular antique ruby and diamond double cluster ring dating from the 1880's that is just incredible to admire from every angle that you look at it. Hand made in 14 carat yellow gold and silver, silver was used to set the diamonds into during this time until the early 1900â€™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 vibrant oval ruby that measures 1.75 carats and displays the most incredible red that that is just incredible and has the colour that so many have always sought in a ruby for centuries. And then there is not one, but two rows of diamonds surrounding the rubies. The first row has thirteen diamonds and the outer row sixteen, and then there is a further diamond set on each shoulder. All the diamonds come together to total 0.88 carats and the top cluster section measures 17.3mm by 16.5mm across and with these dimensions plus the sparkle and beauty of the diamonds and ruby, this ring is destined to always be admired. And typical of a finely made ring, the setting is just incredible and amazing to admire and made all the more incredible when you consider that this was hand made over130 years ago. Set with a magnificent ruby and surrounded by diamonds in that stunning setting, this is one antique ruby and diamond ring like no other. Stock# ES8211 Circa: 1880 $23,800
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It is wonderful to consider that this antique ruby and diamond ring was made in 1904 and is still not only in wonderful condition, but is in a style and design that has never gone out of fashion or style and will easily blend in with other antique rings or even modern rings. Made in the Edwardian era in 18 carat yellow gold, the ring is set with a lovely vibrant ruby that measures 0.36 carats with a European cut diamond on each side that totals 0.24 carats. The setting is lovely in that both the rubies and the diamonds are set into the band which itself measures 7.4mm wide at the top and tapers down to 3mm wide at the back. So comfortable and easy to wear all the time, this is a lovely example of an antique ring from the Edwardian era that will continue to look so beautiful well into the future. Stock# ES8104 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1904 $2,350
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Perfect as an engagement ring or for any other occasion, this antique ruby and diamond ring made in 1899 will always look and feel so beautiful on the finger and is sure to get the attention that it deserves. Hand made in 18 carat yellow gold, the ring is set with three beautiful natural rubies that come together to total 1.23Â carats. Not only are they all perfectly matched in colour and clarity, but they all exhibit such a fine red colour with excellent transparency allowing you to see right through each of the rubies. And then set on each side of the centre ruby are two European cut diamonds that add an elegant amount of sparkle to the ring and total 0.06 carats. Measuring 7mm wide at the centre by 15.5mm across, this ring which is nearly 120 years old still looks and feels so elegant on the finger. Stock# ES8206 Hallmarked: London 1899 $5,400
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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 very beautiful 18 carat yellow gold antique ruby and diamond ring made in the Victorian era that would not only suit any finger, but also make a wonderful engagement ring. Dating from the 1890's, this elegant ring incorporates the claws as not only supporting the rubies and diamonds, but also part of the design of the ring. Holding three natural rubies that are all perfectly matched in colour and clarity, they all have that beautiful fine red that has been desired for centuries. And then to highlight both the rubies and the design of the ring itself, there are the two diamonds set into the ring to add even more elegance and sparkle. With the rubies measuring 0.24 carats in weight and the diamonds 0.20 carats, the ring itself measures 6.5mm wide at the centre by 17mm across from one end ruby to the other. Sitting perfectly on the finger, this antique ruby and diamond ring will always be loved and cherished no matter the occasion. Stock# ES8080 Circa: 1890 $Sold
Perfect for any finger and occasion, including as an engagement ring, this 18ct yellow gold antique ruby and diamond ring made in 1904 will always look so beautiful and elegant regardless of which finger it is worn on. Set with three very vibrant and fine quality natural rubies that are all so well matched in colour and transparency, they also have a fantastic red colour that is so sought after today. The three rubies total 1.02 carats and set on each side of the centre ruby are two diamonds instead of just one, and these diamonds total 0.06 carats. These diamonds add the right amount of sparkle and shine to the ring and both the rubies and the diamonds are set down into a section of the band allowing this to be so comfortably and easily worn every day. Measuring 5.2mm wide by 15.1mm across, this is a lovely example of a genuine antique ruby and diamond ring that is so special and perfect for any occasion Stock# ES7816 Hallmarked: Chester 1904 $3,200
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Set with beautiful rubes and diamonds, this antique ruby and diamond ring from the Edwardian era also has the most beautiful scroll work on the sides and will suit any finger including making a very beautiful antique engagement ring to love and adore. Dating from the early 1900's, this ring was hand made in 18ct yellow gold and set with three vibrant rubies that display the most beautiful red. All evenly matched in colour and transparency, the rubies total 0.64 carats. Many ruby and diamond rings that are made today are set with one diamond on each side of the centre diamond, however this one has not one but two diamonds on each side. It is small features such as this that makes antique rings so beautiful and unique. With a total diamond weight of 0.06 carats, they capture the light so well and highlight those magnificent rubies. And then looking from the side you will notice the most incredible scroll work that really shows how much time and effort was put into making this ring well over a century ago. Measuring 4.5mm wide at the centre by 14.5mm across, there is nothing as beautiful or special as a genuine antique ring, and this ruby and diamond example is just perfect. Stock# ES7815 Circa: 1900 $Sold.
Here is an antique 18ct gold ruby and diamond ring made in 1905 that has such a sleek and contemporary design and look it, that looks as modern today as when it was made well over 110 years ago. The band is so smooth and carries right up to the setting of the rubies and diamonds which are set lower into the top of the band. This is a style that will look so good on its own, or next to so many different styles of jewellery and always fit right in. With lovely vibrant Burmese rubies that total 0.60 carats, they are all so well matched in colour and transparency and are such fine quality. And then there are the diamonds set on each side that total 0.40 carats and really sparkle magnificently. The rubies and diamonds are in such a wonderful proportion to each other and look amazing in the setting slightly lower than the top. This is such a lovely example of a genuine antique ruby and diamond ring from the Edwardian era that will continue to look good well into the future. Stock# ES7817 Hallmarked: London 1905 $Sold.
This 18ct gold antique ruby and diamond ring made in 1916 is perfect for any occasion and is made in the most beautiful and elegant design. This style of ring will sit so well on any finger and day or night will always look so elegant. Set with three vibrant rubies that total 0.22 carats, there is a European cut diamond set on each side of the centre ruby, and these diamonds total 0.04 carats and add capture the light so beautifully. Set low into a marquise shape setting, this protects the rubies and diamonds so well and the marquise section measures 15.1mm by 8.2mm wide from side to side at the centre. This is such a lovely example of an antique ruby and diamond ring that is just perfect for any woman of any age. Stock# ES7824 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1916 $Sold.