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 gemmy deep-red oval ruby, weighing .81 carats, takes center stage against a glistening backdrop of old mine-cut diamonds in this sublime Edwardian age jewel, crafted in platinum over 18 karat gold - circa 1900. 13/16 inch long.
In this stunning ring a swirl of bright and dazzling round and baguette diamonds embrace the star of the show: a ravishing 1.24 carat deep-red ruby with an AGL report stating it has not been heat treated and is of Burmese origin. Beautifully hand-fabricated in platinum, this sizzler sits low on the ...(more)
Hooray for the red, white and blue! (rubies, diamonds and sapphires that is.) This colorful and very cheerful antique ring, circa 1900, presents a central cabochon oval sapphire and a pair of glowing cabochon rubies separated by two pairs of sparkling old mine-cut diamonds set across the finger in g...(more)
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)
Five alternating stepped rows of channel-set rubies and small prong-set single-cut diamonds form this very cool and striking Retro ring, artfully fashioned in bright 18 karat white gold - circa 1940s - with distinct Art Deco influence. Chic! Ring size 6.
This gorgeous, classic Victorian style 'carved' ring was crafted in London, England during the latter-twentieth century, incorporating vintage diamonds in faithful emulation of a nineteenth-century original. This ravishing ring stars an extraordinary 2.00 carat rich raspberry reddish-pink sapphire (...(more)
Three sparkling, vertically set, round brilliant-cut diamonds set in platinum are are framed by bright, curving, calibre-cut rubies set in 18k yellow gold. The split shank is decorated by sixteen full-cut diamonds in platinum-topped 18k yellow gold. Beautiful and beautifully made, presumably in Gre...(more)
Just in time for Valentine's Day! (2014) a romantic treasure from late-Victorian/early-Edwardian England. A bright red oval cushion-cut ruby and a pair of heart shape rubies are all comfortably nestled in an array of bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds in this truly delightful antique j...(more)
A bright-red and lively faceted round ruby, weighing one-and-a-half carats, is the glistening centerpiece of this gorgeous, original Edwardian bombe’ style three-stone ring. The beautiful bezel-set ruby is highlighted on each side by a sparkling one carat European-cut diamond also set in platinum ...(more)
A big, bold and beautiful bauble from the fabulous forties. A bright red cluster of nineteen round faceted rubies is outlined by sparkling 18 karat yellow gold and diamond petals in this fun and festive just-for-fun, or cocktail, ring. This wonderful Retro jewel measures 1 inch in diameter. Ring siz...(more)
A gemmy, luscious hot pinkish-red gumdrop, weighing 2.40 carats, is served up on the half shell in this chic and sumptuous jewel, dating from the late 1930's. The bright and glowing cabochon ruby is embraced on all sides with sparkling baguette and round diamonds, artfully arrayed in the form of a s...(more)