Marquise shaped rings always sit so well on the finger and there is nothing quite like an antique ring to achieve this perfectly such as this antique sapphire and diamond ring from the Victorian era. Hand made in 18ct yellow gold in the 1880’s, the lozenge part of the ring measures an elegant 14.8mm in length by 7.8mm wide or 13mm from one side sapphire to the other. And as this ring sits flat on the finger it is such an easy ring to wear on a daily basis.
A Victorian sapphire and diamond ring just has that certain look and character about them and have remained popular for any occasion including making a truly special example of an antique engagement ring from this era.
There are 12 wonderful old cut diamonds surrounding the border with 2 more next to the sapphire, and these diamonds total 0.70 carats. The sapphires are the perfect Ceylonese sapphires with the cornflower blue colour that has remained so desirable over the centuries and these sapphires total 0.20 carats.
The marquise shape of this antique ring is what makes it sit so well on the finger and antique sapphire and diamond rings have always remained popular to this day and this sapphire and diamond ring will always sit so well on finger and is destined to be admired every time that it is worn.