The Victorian Period is named for the reigning monarch who was reputedly an incurable romantic. Victorian Jewelry virtually drips with sentimentality and symbolism.
This highly ornate Three-Stone engagement ring of notable feminine grace was, still is the most popular style, and epitomizes the 19th century Victorian Romanticism. Three old European Cushion cut diamonds set in buttercup heads and form a beautiful line of dancing light, with the kind of rich, slow flashes and sparkles that can only come from the finest old cut stones. The combined estimated weight of about 2.16 carats. The 1.06ct Center Old Mine Cushion, certified by GIA as J color and VS2 clarity. There are 2 Large OLD Mine Side Diamond with estimated total weight 0.98ct accented with 6 small Old European Cut Diamonds, 0.12ct. Estimated side Diamond's total weight is 1.04ct, I-J SI quality overall. Each of these hand cut stones absolutely sparkle with every turn of the hand and play of the light. Made during the 1900, this stunning yet ever so wearable jewel has an overall sense of tailored beauty which is the hallmark of great jewelry no matter the age. This absorbing antique ring of great finesse and Victorian flair concludes with a slender band and an easily sizable shank. The current size is 6 1/4. Crafted in Platinum and 18K Yellow Gold ( tested). The Weight: 3.9g. The band tapers from 2.68mm to 2.18mm, The height : 6.44mm.
This would make a superior and one of kind engagement or anniversary ring for the one you want to spend eternity with. Retail Value $ 15,800. Comes with Box GIA Diamond Report and Appraisal. Provenance: Private Collection, Cambridge, UK
Ring is in a great antique condition, very minor wear to the setting in the form of mild abrasion. No loss is visible and center stone is in good condition. Any wear would be consistent with age and use. The 18k gold and platinum has maintained great condition of this gorgeous engagement ring through nearly hundred fifty years of daily wear. With respectful everyday use the heirloom quality ring will last for generations to come. The diamond was taken out and set it back in order to be graded by GIA..
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