This beautiful typical Art Nouveau diamond ring is dating circa 1900; it is handcrafted in 18 karat gold with a platinum layer on the top. This classical Art Nouveau design ring is called in French “ A la Duchesse ” , it is enhanced with two lively sparkling European-cut diamonds weighing approx. 0.54 carat together, and 28 glistening rose-cut diamonds.
In the inner side of the shank you can see the remaining of an inscription with the date 1910, see picture.
The ring is in very good condition; it has been rhodiated in the past.
This charming antique ring would make a special engagement ring, anniversary ring or a right hand ring.
The rings comes with the original (?) gift box .
Period: Art Nouveau circa 1900 s.
Material: 18 karat yellow gold with a platinum layer on the top, weighing 5.1 gram, acid tested.
Diamonds: 2 old European brilliant-cut diamonds weighing together approx. 0.54 carat:
0.40 carat (diameter 4.6 mm) Color G-F (very white), Clarity VS 1.
0.14 carat (diameter 3.2 mm), Color G-F (very white) Clarity SI.
and 28 glistening rose-cut diamonds of various sizes; the weight of the rose-cut diamond is not give.
Measurements: North to South 1.85 cm (0.73 inch), East to West 0.85 cm (0.33 inch), high on the finger 0.47 cm ( 0.18 inch).
Ring size: continental size: 55 --- US Size: 7 ¼ --- UK Size: O ½ --- Japan size: 14 ½; re sizable, please ask.
NOTE: In order to preserve the original condition of the jewel, stones have not been removed from their setting. All diamonds, weight, color, grade and clarity, unless stipulated otherwise, have been made by measurement formula and comparison.
Antique diamond engagement ring Art Nouveau circa 1900