A vibrant, deep cornflower blue, round faceted sapphire radiates from atop an intricately detailed and gracefully domed ring, crafted in platinum in emulation of early twentieth century Edwardian/Art Deco style. The crisply beveled octagonal center setting is effectively softened below with fanciful...(more)
A distinctive and dramatic diamond dinner ring, from fin de siècle France, centering on a single round pearl (more than likely natural) atop a spider web lattice glistening with four bezel-set old mine-cut diamonds and a delicately millegrained diamond-set X motif. Elegantly hand crafted in ...(more)
From the apex of the Art Deco period - circa 1925 - via Paris, France, comes this exquisite platinum and diamond jewel featuring a rich and ravishing, royal-blue, natural emerald-cut sapphire originating from the long ago exhausted mines of old Burma. The gorgeous 3.50 carat rectangular sapphire is ...(more)
A cool, deep glacier-blue emerald-cut aquamarine, measuring 10 carats, brightly glistens above and between a pair sparkling diamond-set plaques, adorned with decorative pierced details and fine milgraining, in this consummate Art Deco and smile-inducing jewel, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s.
A tantalizing trio of rich royal blue, natural no-heat, cushion-cut sapphires - totaling just a tad shy of 2 carats - alternate with two pair of vertically-set sparkling round diamonds in this classic Victorian ‘carved’ ring by way of late-nineteenth/early-twentieth century Great Britain. A gra...(more)
A bright electric red tourmaline (a.k.a. rubelite), weighing 1.90 carats, is a dead ringer for a gemmy Burmese ruby in this very striking and stunning Art Deco bombe ring, crisply crafted in platinum - circa 1920s-30s. The luscious red gemstone crowns a diamond studded geodesic dome adorned in class...(more)
An uber cool and striking Retro ring, circa 1940s, magnificently sculpted in 14 karat yellow gold around a deeply saturated cabochon garnet - an atypical gemstone for the period. The bold and brassy ring shimmers on one side with a pair of sizable, elongated straight baguette diamonds, and on the ot...(more)
An entrancing, electric royal blue cushion-cut sapphire, weighing 3.50 carats, radiates between pairs of sparkling round diamonds and sleek straight baguettes, in a traditional presentation, hand fabricated in platinum during the middle of the last century. The gorgeous gemstone is secured by four t...(more)
A gorgeous pink natural conch pearl is nestled in this classic Edwardian-style halo mounting (though it may date from the 1920s-30s), finely hand crafted platinum over 14 karat white gold, and framed by 1.00 carat of sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. Conch pearls are a very rare natural pearl from th...(more)
What a happy coincidence! Your family crest is masterfully carved into a deep teal and jasper colored bloodstone. The intaglio is presented in neoclassical/ancient style in a fluted 18K yellow gold frame. The top measures 3/4 inch. Ring size 8+.
A faceted round sapphire, weighing 1.10 carats, casts an enchanting violet-pink pastel glow between a pair of sparkling mirror-image diamond flares, in this uniquely beautiful vintage platinum ring dating from the second or third quarter of the last century. Ring size 4 3/4.
A cheerful Victorian five-stone ring, crafted in 15K rosy-yellow gold, hence of British origin, highlighting three bright blue turquoises alternating with a pair of sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. A nineteenth century sweetheart in a ring size 5 1/2.