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Dating from the 1930â€™s and beautifully hand made in 18ct white gold and platinum, this ring would make a wonderful engagement ring and one that not only has a lovely antique European cut diamond sitting proudly in the centre, but also the most beautiful setting from the top and the side. Hand made by the Australian jeweller Gordon Holdsworth (1886-1968) it is stamped with his surname inside as well as the 18 carat and platinum stamp inside. Looking at the ring from the side shows the way the band moves up to the top and then curves in a delightful scroll design that seems to embrace and hold the diamond in the centre. Measuring 0.60 carats, the diamond is a lovely antique European cut diamond that has all the charm and character of being hand cut all those years ago and is I in colour and Si in clarity. Easily able to accommodate a wedding band on the side, this is a very lovely and elegant engagement ring that will always be loved. Stock# ES8303 Circa: 1930 $4,800
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Here is an absolutely charming double cluster diamond ring dating from the 1920's that is just gorgeous and destined to always be admired. Beautifully hand made in 18 carat yellow gold and platinum, this ring has not one but two clusters of diamonds. The way the band itself splits and seems to wrap a loving arm around the clusters adds to the charm and romance of this truly delightful ring. Each cluster is set with six rose cut diamonds surrounding a central rose cut diamond and from the end of one across to the other cluster, this distance measures 13.1mm. This is without a doubt one of the most charming and sweetest Art Deco diamond rings around and one that will always put a smile on your face when you look down and see it on your finger. Stock# ES8151 Circa: 1920 $1,950
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What a fabulous style in this geometric designed Art Deco diamond ring dating from the 1930's that would suit any finger and occasion including making a wonderful Art Deco engagement ring to always be loved and cherished. Hand made in France in 18 carat yellow gold and platinum, in the centre is a lovely round diamond that measures 0.38 carats and is set into the most amazing setting that somewhat elevates it in such an amazing way. And then there are five more diamonds set on the top and bottom of the ring that graduate ever so slightly in size and total 0.48 carats. And finally in such an amazing way, there are two square cut diamonds set on each side that add a further 0.08 carats to the ring. All the diamonds sparkle amazingly and are F to G in colour as well as VS in clarity. Measuring 14.4mm across by 13.mm, this ring is spectacular and will no doubt always be admired every time that it is seen. Stock# ES8087 Circa: 1930 $Sold
Just look at the design of this 18ct French Art Deco diamond ring made in the 1920's and you will instantly fall in love with it - from its wonderful geometric shape, to the scroll work design inside to the sparkle from the diamonds, this ring will no doubt always continue to be loved and admired every time that it is worn. So beautifully hand made, there are ten diamonds set around the border and even the sides have that lovely bulbous shape allowing for the diamonds to graduate so elegantly in size and then there is the final diamond in the centre. The diamonds total 0.18 carats and from the centre diamond to the border the scroll work is just so elegant and feminine. Measuring 11.4mm wide by 14.8mm, this ring sits nice and low on the finger making it not only very comfortable to wear all the time, but also very practical. Art Deco jewellery is as popular today as when it was made, and with this ring you can easily see why. Stock# ES8089 Circa: 1920 $3,900
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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.
Art Deco jewellery of the 1920's to the 1940's is as popular today as when it was made and here is an incredibly beautiful and sculptured Art Deco diamond ring handmade in platinum from the 1920's. Platinum has the distinct advantage over even gold in that it can be made so fine yet still be strong enough to hold both the setting and the diamonds and allow for the magnificent pierce work as can be seen in this ring. The design is so captivating to look at and will no doubt always be admired by all who see it. Sitting proudly in the centre is a lovely antique European cut diamond that measures 0.36 carats and then is highlighted in the most incredible design by eighteen more diamonds that have a total weight of 0.24 carats. With a soft flowing dome design, this ring is exemplifies why Art Deco jewellery is always sought after. Stock# T924 Circa: 1920 $5,250
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The Art Deco era of the 1920's to the 1940's created some truly magnificent pieces of jewellery, such as this Art Deco diamond ring hand made in 18ct gold and platinum. Dating from the 1920's, this ring is set with three main European cut diamonds with a further twenty six more European cut diamonds. However it was not simply a matter of setting these smaller diamonds around the setting, rather when you look at the intricate detail and design of the setting, it will have you admiring this ring every time that you see it adorning your finger. The three larger diamonds total 0.60 carats and the additional diamonds total 1.04 carats and day or night, this ring has such an incredible and intense sparkle to it. Measuring 15.1mm wide by 18.6mm across, this ring has such a perfect domed top that curves perfectly around the finger making it so comfortable to wear all the time. Even from under the ring you can both see and admire the incredible craftsmanship that can only be achieved by hand making a ring and not only this, makes it so much stronger than cast made rings commonly seen today. This spectacular ring is the epitome of Art Deco jewellery and one that will always be loved and admired. Stock# ES6305 Circa: 1920 $Sold
Perfect as an engagement ring, this gold and platinum Art Deco diamond lozenge shaped ring would also suit any other finger or occasion and always be admired. Hand made in the 1920's Art Deco era, this ring is set with the much earlier cut mine cut diamonds. What are mine cut diamonds? Click here to read a brief article on them: https://www.kalmarantiques.com.au/articles/a-brief-history-of-the-cutting-of-diamonds/ In total there are fifteen mine cut diamonds with a total diamond weight of 0.28 carats. With a wonderful sparkle to them all, the top of the ring measures 12.6mm by 8.7mm and sits so well on the finger. Regardless of the reason or occasion for this ring, there is no doubt that it will always be treasured. Stock# ES7513 Circa: 1920 $Sold
Perfect as an engagement ring or for any other occasion, comes this very elegant hand made platinum and gold Art Deco sapphire and diamond cluster ring. Dating from the 1920's, the lovely clean look of this ring with the diamonds and the sapphire set into the pure white colour of the platinum, really makes this ring stand out so well on the finger. Sitting proudly in the centre is a lovely fine quality natural sapphire that measures 1.10 carats and has such a beautiful blue colour. Surrounded by ten European cut diamonds that total 1.00 carat, the top of the ring measures 13.6mm by 12.2mm and accentuates the hand so well. What are European cut diamonds? Click here to read a brief article on it: https://www.kalmarantiques.com.au/articles/a-brief-history-of-the-cutting-of-diamonds/ This is such an elegant example of a genuine Art Deco sapphire and diamond ring that will always be treasured and loved. Stock# ES7466 Circa: 1920 $SOLD
Here is a stunning platinum 1920's era Art Deco diamond ring that will certainly get the attention that it deserves and always look magnificent no matter when it is worn. The attention to detail is just incredible and shows how much time and effort went into making this ring all those years ago in a style and design that looks as fashionable now as when it was made. Set with seven old European cut diamonds, the centre diamond measures 0.60 carats and the two diamonds on top and below total 0.50 carats. The additional four European cut diamonds total 0.60 carats bringing the total diamond weight in this ring to an impressive 1.70 carats. (What are European cut diamonds? Click here to read an article on them: https://www.kalmarantiques.com.au/articles/a-brief-history-of-the-cutting-of-diamonds/ ) Being hand made and in platinum allowed the jeweller to create a ring with so much detail and the quality of workmanship is just incredible. From the wonderful angular designs typical of Art Deco jewellery, to the elegant pierce working on the side, this is an extraordinary ring that is sure to impress all who see it on your finger. Measuring 13.2mm across by 20.1mm, this Art Deco diamond ring will always look spectacular no matter where it is being worn or the occasion. A truly spectacular Art Deco ring. Stock# ES7204 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
With such an incredible design, this diamond ring from the Art Deco era sits perfectly on the finger and is destined to always be admired. When a ring is hand made compared to mass produced and cast made as many rings are today, you are able to get such intricate and fine detail as can be seen here in this ring and thanks also to the use of platinum which has the ability to be drawn into such a fine wire and still able to retain all the strength needed to secure the diamonds. The the centre is an early brilliant cut diamond that measures 0.58 carats, and on top and below is another early brilliant cut diamond that totals 0.80 carats. These three diamonds are exquisitely millgrain set with an open work design to allow the skin tone to show through adding so much more character to the ring. Millgrain setting is the elegant and fine crimping along the edge of the setting which was typical of jewellery of the Art Deco period. And then to highlight this gorgeous ring further, is more pierce work reminiscent of a scroll work design, further highlighted with twenty single cut diamonds that total 0.32 carats and add some lovely sparkle to the ring. With the amount of diamonds, this ring really stands out and is sure to be appreciated and admired day or night. Measuring 17.6mm across by 22.4mm, the way this ring contours to the finger really beautifully and accentuates the finger so elegantly and no matter what finger it is worn on will certainly feel so special. This is such an incredible and elegant Art Deco diamond ring that has such incredible detail and sparkle from the diamonds and one that you will fall in love with. Stock# ES7230 Circa: 1920 $Sold.
Here is a very elegant Art Deco 2 stone diamond ring that will suit any finger and occasion, including making a wonderful example of an Art Deco diamond engagement ring. Beautifully hand made in 18ct yellow gold and platinum in the 1920's, this ring is set with two main European cut diamonds that are designed in their own setting with the millgrain edge which was a common technique during the Art Deco period where the bezel setting for the diamonds display that fine and elegant crimping along the edge. The way they have been set makes them seem to almost float in the centre and shows the quality of craftsmanship that went into making this ring all those years ago. And then set among the pierce work detail are four rose cut diamonds and four single cut diamonds that add the right amount of sparkle to an already incredibly beautiful ring. This work and detail could only be made with platinum which has the wonderful ability to be drawn into a fine wire all the while retaining its strength and integrity. (What are rose cut and European cut diamonds? Find out here: https://www.kalmarantiques.com.au/articles/a-brief-history-of-the-cutting-of-diamonds/) The European cut diamonds total 0.40 carats and are F in colour and Vs to Si in clarity with the additional diamonds total 0.10 carats and the top section of the ring itself measures 7.6mm wide by 18.6mm in length and accentuates the finger so well. From near or far, this Art Deco diamond ring will never cease to amaze and impress. Stock# ES7160 Circa: 1920 $Sold.