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Antique Cocktail Ring with Romantic Bow Motif
Tie up her heart forever with this antique cocktail ring with a diamond bow motif. The focal point of this antique ring is a romantic pear cut pink tourmaline weighing 1.70 carats. Adding a whimsical touch is a bow-arranged collection of fifteen round single cut diamonds from which the tourmaline suspends. These diamond accents total 0.20 carats. An 18k yellow gold mounting with a white gold top provides the backdrop for this antique dinner ring. Circa 1920 or later. SOLD
Blue Sapphire Engagement Ring
A round blue sapphire shines like a beacon in the stormy night against this engagement ring's 18k white gold "wave" design. Tucked amongst the swirling caps of these frolicsome waves are four round single cut diamonds that spill diagonally down the shoulders of the band. Details: 18k white gold. Single cut diamond; 0.08 carats; Sapphire; 0.42 carats. Circa 1950s or later. SOLD
Platinum Aquamarine Antique Edwardian Ring
An alluring aquamarine steals the show -- and her heart -- in this platinum antique Edwardian ring. The slim band is etched in a chevron pattern around the back before transforming into fancy piercing at the shoulders. Old style diamonds add shimmer throughout the romantic setting.
Details: Antique, Edwardian. Circa 1925. Platinum. Old style single cut diamonds; 0.09 carats. Round cut aquamarine; 0.82 carats. SOLD
Late Victorian Diamond Wedding Ring
A delicate web of gold holds five old mine cut diamonds in this antique Victorian wedding ring. Hailing from the late Victorian era, this wedding ring is made of 18k yellow gold. Five old mine cut diamonds parade across the looping open-weave top. Ranging in color from H to I, these SI1-clarity diamonds total 0.10 carats. The shoulders of the antique band are carved with fleur de lis daggers. Circa 1900. SOLD
Vintage Platinum Aquamarine Engagement Ring
Four diamonds on the shoulders of this aquamarine engagement ring add radiance to the polished band. Details: Vintage. Circa 1930 or later. Platinum. Round brilliant cut diamonds; 0.30 carats. Round cut aquamarine; 1.83 carats. SOLD
Vintage Pierced Filigree Cocktail Ring
Like a carnival fun-house mirror, this vintage cocktail ring's aquamarine captivates at every twist and turn. The gemstone's unique shape, with curved sides, attracts immediate attention.The mounting has a pierced floral and filigree design on the shoulders.
Details: Vintage. Circa 1930. Trademark star in a hexagon.14k white gold. Hexagonal cut aquamarine; 3.85 carats. SOLD
1930s Floral and Aquamarine Ring
As a child you may have lifted the lid on grandma's jewelry box, only to see your own joyous reflection staring back at you from the lid underneath. This vintage 1930s floral ring recaptures that youthful exuberance with an aquamarine so crystalline it reflects the light like a mirror. The greenish blue gemstone is set in a pierced floral mounting.
Details: Vintage. Circa 1930. Trademark OB. 14k white gold. Rectangular aquamarine; 2.81 carats. SOLD
Antique Pearl Ring
Old mine cut diamonds create a dazzling halo around a 6.8mm Akoya pearl in this antique pearl ring. This antique engagement ring's shimmering top is accentuated with ten old mine cut diamonds. Two additional rose cut diamonds dapple the shoulders of the hand-wrought 18k yellow gold band. These twelve diamonds total 2.54 carats. The centerpiece Akoya pearl that is peg set amidst all this diamond radiance is slightly greenish brown with orange and rose overtones. This antique pearl ring is circa 1920. SOLD