This wild work of wearable art is reminiscent of a Mondrian painting or a mid-century moderne wall sculpture. Artfully arranged square emeralds, baguette diamonds and round diamond-set rectangles fill a sparkling diamond-framed open circle in this 3/4 inch square cocktail ring, substantially handcra...(more)
A gorgeous glowing orange-amber colored Madeira citrine with a rather novel cut: faceted below and cabochoned on top, fills a glittering rose-cut diamond frame in this very lovely early-twentieth century ring, finely crafted in platinum over gold. Th top measures 1/2 by 3/8 inch; ring size 4 1/2+.
If only this were imperial jade! This intricately hand made cocktail ring from Italy, rendered in characteristic Buccellati-esque style, presents a bright green, high-domed cabochon, or sugarloaf, dyed chalcedony (aka chrysoprase) centering an elaborately ornamented mounting, hand crafted in 18K yel...(more)
Strikingly dramatic, classic Art Deco colors and design artfully combine in this original, ultra chic dinner ring, sleekly hand crafted in platinum, black onyx, and diamonds - circa 1925. Note the decorative under gallery. One inch long and lovely. Ring size 8 1/4.
An enchanting white opal displaying predominant bright pink flashes against a multi-colored background, fills the center of this classic antique halo ring. The beautiful gemstone is framed by a 12 sparkling white old mine-cut diamonds total a half-carat. The top measures 9/16 by 1/2 inch, currently ...(more)
Just shy of 1 inch long, here is a charming navette (or marquise) shape dinner ring, circa 1930s. The ring shimmers with a carved rock quartz crystal, pierced in the center with a tiny twinkling single-cut diamond, set inside and atop a scalloped gold frame. Currently ring size 7.
A bright luscious green emerald-cut emerald, weighing about 1.25 carats, glistens and glows inside a sparkling white frame of transitional round brilliant-cut diamonds in this traditional and timeless jewel, hand crafted in platinum, circa mid-20th century. The under-galley is finished with an open ...(more)
From Edwardian England, Chester, 1901 to be exact (the hallmarks tell us so), comes this pristine and precious ruby and and diamond flower ring, crafted in rich 18K yellow gold and platinum. Seven petals sparkle with bright-white, old Swiss-cut diamonds encircling a rich red faceted oval ruby. Delig...(more)
A classic Victorian design is perfectly emulated in this three-stone opal and diamond ring, recently crafted in England in rich 18K yellow gold. The enchanting trio displays a wide ranging palette of electric pastel colors with emphasis on green, blue and pink, further enlivened by two pairs of bri...(more)
An electric royal blue oval sapphire, weighing 2.32 carats, is elegantly presented in platinum and diamonds in this exceptionally lovely vintage ring, crafted in platinum, circa 1930s-40s, by Birks Jewelers (formerly Henry Birks & Sons, now Birks & Mayors), one of the most renowned jewelers'...(more)
This cool and refreshing, luscious liquid blue, 17.42 carat aquamarine boasts a striking and distinctive octagonal outline, ideal for this classic Mid-Century cocktail ring. The captivating gemstone glistens above and between a pair of sparkling, three-tiered diamond-studded steps crafted in platinu...(more)
Relatively petite that is. A velvety blue .70 carat emerald-cut sapphire glistens between a pair of sparkling diamond-set shoulders in this very lovely vintage ring, crafted in platinum during the mid-twentieth century. A perfect sapphire engagement ring. Currently ring size 5.