A beautiful and striking platinum ring, from the fabulous forties but carrying over geometric symmetry from the previous Art Deco period, featuring rows of sparkling round-cut diamonds alternating with bright-red calibre-cut rubies. Ring size 4 with very limited re-sizing.
A serene glacier-blue aquamarine, weighing in at about 23 carats, glistens between a pair of scrolled shoulders, banded in 18 karat gold and dotted with a tiny rose-cut diamond, in this classic Retro cocktail ring, crafted in radiant rose gold - circa 1940s. This bright and beautiful bauble measures...(more)
A big, bold and shining 18 karat gold ring, with a sparkling streak of platinum and diamonds on top - circa 1940s. The mid-century modern, or Retro style, ring is artfully and audaciously sculpted in high-profile with curvaceously modeled sides for comfortable wearing. Tres cool! 7/8 inch wide by 1/...(more)
A Retro masterwork with Art Deco influence, this sophisticated design is rendered in 14 karat yellow gold, rose gold and platinum to show off this deep, richly saturated red ruby of Burmese origin. Three vintage square-cut diamonds roll over the scrolled design which also incorporates five European-...(more)
This Streamlined Moderne- circa 1940s - Retro ring highlights a bright and shining three-quarter carat European-cut diamond embraced by a white gold crescent at the end of this artistically conceived, half-asymmetrical jewel. Crafted in radiant rose gold and rubies with contrasting white gol...(more)
Like so many jewels from the relatively brief Retro period this happy ring seems to smile at you (and everyone else too). A center cluster of lively round Burma rubies (typical of the period) are surrounded by an eliptical stack of flaired concentric wires. A pair of diamond set flames add an extra ...(more)
A refreshing swimming pool-blue faceted cushion-cut aquamarine glistens horizontally between diamond-topped ribbons in this ornately detailed cocktail (just-for-fun) ring rendered in gleaming 18 karat rose gold. A uniquely beautiful Retro bauble - circa 1940s.
Wowee! This wonderful and wild Retro bauble, crafted in two-tone gold and platinum, perfectly reflects the gaiety and glamor of the 1940s. The bold and sweeping swirl design, glittering with a central 2.00 carat round faceted ruby, embellished with sparkling European-cut diamonds and calibre rubies,...(more)
This colossal (over 1 inch long and almost 3/4 inch wide!) and crazy cocktail ring from glamorous 1940s sparkles with three rolling rows of old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing 2.00 carats. The boldly sculpted ring is reminiscent of a sled, or maybe a roller coaster seat with a cylindrical cross...(more)
A serene and soothing pastel-blue aquamarine, weighing approximately 12.75 carats, is artfully presented between a pair of sparkling round diamonds set atop modernly stylized scroll motifs. The superbly modeled mounting is rendered in radiant 18 karat rose gold. Cool.
From the fabulous and glamorous 1940s comes this splendid Retro aquamarine ring, magnificently handcrafted in 18 karat yellow gold. The 22.00 carat emerald-cut aqua glistens with a placid pastel-blue hue, and the artfully fashioned, multi-dimensional shoulders display a sweeping scroll motif dotted ...(more)
A sizable, emerald-cut, rich, golden citrine shimmers from a radiant rose gold and ruby mounting in this quintessential Retro ring from the fabulous forties. The gemstone measures 13/16 inch high by 9/16 inch wide.