Antique and Vintage Wedding Rings
Are you thinking about purchasing an antique wedding ring? Well, why wouldn't you? Antique and vintage wedding rings are unique, they're kind to the environment, they have history and character, and they're competitively priced.
Still, a vintage wedding ring may not be right for everyone. But we have a feeling that after you read all the reasons we've collected in favor of vintage and antique wedding rings, you'll be ready to take the plunge! Learn More »
Hand Wrought Vintage Wedding Ring
Diamond leaves dance around her finger in this hand- wrought vintage wedding ring. Oval set on the diagonal, twenty-two single cut bead set diamonds encircle the pierced antique platinum band. This vintage wedding ring has a total diamond weight of 0.44 carats. Circa 1950.
Extra Wide Antique Wedding Ring
Surround her finger in brilliance with this antique wedding ring. The 18k white gold band of this antique wedding ring is hand-pierced. Set with twenty-eight old style full and single cut diamonds, this wedding band shimmers with a total diamond weight of 1.45 carats. Milgrain trimming around the diamonds lends textural flavor to this antique wedding ring. Circa 1930.
1940s Vintage Wedding Ring
The soft flap of butterfly wings beats freedom's rhythm in1940s vintage wedding rings like this one. Scrolling end to end, you'll love the alternating diamond pattern that accentuates the double-vee configuration of this 18k white gold vintage wedding ring. The thirty-two diamonds that accent this band total 0.32 carats. Circa 1945.
Victorian Antique Wedding Ring
All the diamond stars align in blissful harmony in this Victorian antique wedding ring. This antique wedding ring shimmers with the light and good fortune of a shooting star. A blaze of five old European cut diamonds streaks across its center. The 18k yellow gold band has an English hallmark and a George & Kiley engraving, offering clues into its Victorian past. Details: Antique, Victorian. Circa 1901. 18k yellow gold. Old European cut diamonds; 0.46 carats.
1920's Three Stone Antique Wedding Ring
A bridge of gold holds two sapphires and a diamond for a three stone filigree antique wedding ring from the 1920s. A pair of tapered cushion faceted mixed cut synthetic blue sapphires lends color to this 18k white gold antique wedding ring. Totaling 0.60 carats, the sapphires flank a centerpiece old European cut diamond. This J-colored, SI2-clarity diamond weighs 0.58 carats. Circa 1920.
Orange Blossom Antique Wedding Ring
Dainty blossoms spin around this antique wedding band like flowers around a maypole. The delicate floral work on this platinum ring makes it just as beautiful worn solo as with an engagement ring. The raised orange blossom motif surrounds the band like a halo. This non-stop flowery design lends itself well as the piece de resistance at a summer garden wedding. Details: Antique. Circa 1925. Iridium-Platinum. Orange Blossom & the Traub Company trademark.
Vintage Wedding Ring with Flowers and Leaves
This vintage wedding ring with flowers and leaves is reminiscent of Hollywood's 1940s glamour gals. It is made of 14k white gold and combines the romantic elements of floral rose buds and velvety leaves into one attention-grabbing wedding band. The pierced floral pattern extends around the band and allows for a tiny peek of skin. The scalloped edging of this vintage wedding ring adds a feminine touch. Details: Vintage. Circa 1940s. 14k white gold.
Floral & Diamond Vintage Wedding Ring
As carefree as a spring meadow, this vintage wedding ring has leafy ferns and and delicate wildflowers carved around the 9mm band. This vintage wedding ring evokes memories of the lush spring greenery in the fields along a rural country road. Made of 14k yellow gold, this wedding ring has seven full cut diamonds which form the centers of the floral display. Vintage wedding rings like this one lend a touch of understated beauty and are perfect for the nature-loving bride. Circa 1960s.
Vintage Wedding Ring with Rubies
Cool diamonds alternate with fiery rubies in this Victorian-inspired vintage wedding ring. Fire and ice come together in this vintage wedding ring. Rubies and rose cut diamonds share the spotlight in the elongated East-West setting. Leafy fronds and pierced circles lend architectural interest to the gold band. A Birmingham city English hallmark adds a splash of provenance. Details: Vintage. Circa 1960 or later. 18k yellow gold. Rose cut diamonds; 0.02 carats. Round faceted mixed cut rubies; 0.14 carats.
Vintage Wedding Ring with Hugs and Kisses
Diamond studded rhombuses playfully encircle this platinum and filigree vintage wedding ring to create a "hugs and kisses" or XO pattern around the band. In this hugs and kisses "XO" design wedding ring, the twelve single cut diamonds weigh 0.54 carats. Vintage wedding rings like this one make romantic one-of-a-kind anniversary gifts. Circa 1950.
Filigree and Diamond Vintage Wedding Ring
Single cut diamonds dance around your finger in this handwrought vintage wedding ring. A pierced filigree design and an engraved chevron motif add sophistication to the 14k white gold band. This vintage wedding ring is set with 11 diamonds which total 0.35 carats. Circa 1950.
Two Toned Vintage Wedding Ring
In this Retro vintage wedding ring, a pierced scroll motif in white gold is splashed with diamonds and accented by yellow gold edges. The 14k white and yellow gold band of this vintage wedding ring has the unexpected impact of open scroll work down the center. Eleven single cut diamonds accentuate the metallic intrigue. A 0.17 carat old style round full cut diamond is set in the center. The total diamond weight of this vintage wedding ring is 0.28 carats. Circa 1950.
Classic Wide Vintage Wedding Ring
A pierced design and scalloped edges make unusual platinum and diamond vintage wedding rings like this one. Fashioned in an interlocking double-row design, this anniversary style vintage wedding ring captivates with its collection of thirty-six full and single cut diamonds. Set in platinum circles and teardrops, these diamonds total 1.44 carats. Milgrain trim separates the geometric elements of this classic eternity style vintage wedding ring. Circa 1950 or later.
Vintage Wedding Ring
Seven full cut diamonds dance across the open-arched top of this vintage wedding ring. The seven diamonds in this vintage wedding ring have a total diamond weight of 0.19 carats. The band of this vintage ring has an asymmetrical design on the shoulders. Circa 1960 or later.
Vintage Wedding Ring, Circa 1950s
This diamond ring from the 1950s raises the bewitching bar. The 14k white gold band is topped with two diamond rows, for double showcase and shimmer. The ten round full cut diamonds that accentuate this vintage wedding ring range in color from F to I and in clarity from VS1 to SI2. The total diamond weight of this Retro vintage wedding band is 0.87 carats. Circa 1950 or later.
Art Deco Antique Wedding Ring
Like luminous strobe lights, this Art Deco antique wedding ring mesmerizes the eye with its geometric filigree design. Constructed of platinum, the band of this antique wedding ring is set with eleven round single cut diamonds. Ranging in color from G to I and in clarity from VVS2 to SI2, the diamonds that encircle this Art Deco wedding ring total 0.22 carats. Circa 1930s or later.
1950s "Wave" Vintage Wedding Ring
The unique design of this vintage wedding ring creates a playful display of glitter on her finger. Set in platinum, this Retro vintage wedding ring contains thirty diamonds that total 1.0 carats. Four of the diamonds are tapered baguette cut while the remaining twenty-six are straight baguette cut. This vintage wedding ring is circa 1950s or later.
1954 Filigree Vintage Wedding Ring
Visual details add impact to classic filigree vintage wedding rings like this one. Set in 18k white gold, the band of this vintage wedding ring is accented diamonds which total 0.20 carats. Cross-hatched filigree work lends additional textural flavor to this vintage wedding ring. Circa 1954.
Art Deco Antique Wedding Ring
This antique Art Deco wedding ring has a band of shimmering diamonds which extend half-way around the finger. Constructed of 18k white gold, the band of this antique wedding ring concentrically stretches out into a stem and leaf pattern. Twelve single cut round diamonds accent this Art Deco wedding ring's double-sided stalks. Totaling approximately 0.24 carats, these dozen diamonds are SI1-I1 in clarity and I-J in color. Circa 1920s.
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You like to stand out from the crowd. When you purchase an antique wedding ring, it's almost a guarantee that no one else will own one just like it. If you're seeking a one-of-a-kind ring without the expense of a custom-made ring, a vintage wedding ring is the perfect solution.
You've opted for a simple engagement ring, or no engagement ring at all. Back in the eras from which antique wedding rings hail, many brides wore only one ring. As a result, their wedding bands took on a dual role, incorporating the sparkle of today's engagement rings with the functionality of displaying marital status. If you prefer your wedding band to do most, if not all, of the talking, then antique or vintage is the way to go.
You relate to a specific historical time period. Maybe you yearn for the days of poodle skirts and bobby socks, hanging out at the soda shop. Perhaps you're a flapper at heart. No matter your personality, or which bygone era you admire, a vintage wedding ring can transport you back to that point in history that's so special to you.
You want your wedding ring purchase to be an investment. Because vintage wedding rings are rare--sometimes the only remaining example of their kind--they stand a far better chance of increasing in value over time than the cookie-cutter new rings sold today. Rarity, however, isn't the only quality that lends itself to a vintage wedding ring's value. Much of the jewelry made in bygone eras is of better craftsmanship and higher quality than many contemporary options as well.
You care about the environment. If you proudly wear the tree-hugger badge, every time you look at your vintage or antique wedding ring, you'll know that your choice contributed to protecting the world around you. Vintage and antique jewelry falls squarely into the "reuse and recycle" category. No additional mining or manufacturing processes went into making your wedding ring, so the earth isn't suffering any additional negative effects from it. You can wear it with a clear conscience.
You're more about uniqueness and tradition than trendy flashiness. The old-style cuts of the stones found in antique wedding rings have a completely different appeal from modern-day cuts. If carat weight and clarity are your main concerns, an antique wedding ring may not be your style. However, if you prefer one-of-a-kind flair, you'll find just that in an antique wedding ring.
You want your wedding ring to have a soul. An antique wedding ring has history. It has lived and breathed in the past, and the previous life it experienced has been entrusted to you. If you take that responsibility sincerely, you're an excellent candidate for a vintage wedding ring.
About Antique and Vintage Wedding Rings
You'll soon be walking down the aisle, and you're looking for a unique wedding ring as a symbol of your commitment. The charm and romance of yesteryear are brought to life in our elegant collection of antique and vintage wedding rings.
Our wedding rings go above and beyond the traditional gold band with myriad fine details, making them truly one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces, like miniature works of art. Carved leaf engravings, floral cutwork, and open weaving are just some of the exciting features you'll find in our collection.
You'll also find rings accented with sparkling diamonds, as well as vivid gemstones such as sapphires, emeralds, rubies, and more. As for precious metals, you'll be able to choose a wedding ring set in platinum, white or yellow gold, or even two-tone and tri-color gold.
Browse our full collection, and find the antique or vintage wedding ring of your dreams.