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English Antique Opal and Diamond Ring

A quaint quintet of opals, dotted in-between with tiny rose-cut diamonds, harmonize in glowing pastel colors in this classic Victorian 'carved' ring by way of Chester, England - circa 1912 (the array of hallmarks inside the ring shank tell all). Hand-fabricated in 18K yellow gold with silver diamond...(more)

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3.00 Carat Old-Mine Muzo Emerald

They do not come any better than this truly spectacular, deep rich-green, crystal-clear emerald-cut emerald in its original classic diamond setting from the late-19th to very early-20th century. Besides exhibiting the finest color imaginable, the emerald appears diamond-clean under a 10-power jewele...(more)

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2.62 Carat Sapphire and Diamond Art Deco Ring

In the place of a boring old diamond, this gorgeous Jazz Age jewel features a velvety royal blue round faceted sapphire, weighing 2.62 carats. The radiant gemstone glistens from within a bezel-setting and crowns a truly splendid, classic Art Deco mounting. Crisply die-struck and hand tooled in plati...(more)

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Art Deco Tri-Color Garnet Ring

This striking and sophisticated Art Deco bauble, circa 1930s, features a radiant 6 carat emerald-cut garnet presented with sleek geometric perfection. The entrancing Madeira wine colored gemstone is artistically secured in a consummate white gold Art Deco frame between fan motif shoulders rendered i...(more)

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Art Deco Moonstone Ring

Iconic Art Deco flair is exemplified in this stately 14k white gold treasure from the early 1920's. Hand engraved fronds and embossed columns seamlessly lead from the shoulders and gallery, culminating in a shimmering 1 16 carat cabochon moonstone. The modestly proportioned moonstone exhibits phenom...(more)

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Vintage Sapphire and Diamond Ring

A rich royal blue, round faceted sapphire, weighing 1.43 carats, shines solo from within a classic Art Deco filigree mounting, die-struck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1930. A striking and colorful alternative to a tried and true diamond engagement ring.

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Twin-Stone Aquamarine Art Deco Ring

A pair of watercolor blue shield-shape aquamarines glimmer back-to-back atop a gleaming 18K white gold mounting, thoroughly ornamented with crisp geometric filigree. Die-struck and hand tooled - circa 1920s-30s - in a ring size 5 1/2. 3/4 inch from tip-to-tip.

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Large Rose Quartz Ring

This unique and sizable just-for-fun ring glistens and glows with an enchanting moonstone-esque, elongated and high domed oval cabochon rose quartz. This luminous gemstone displays a serene and soothing light pastel pink hue and rests atop a rather simple, yet distinctively detailed 18 karat yellow...(more)

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Diamond and Sapphire Antique Snake Ring

A pair of romantic reptiles snuggle-up in a cozy love embrace in this Victorian double-serpent ring from the late-Victorian period. One of the golden, diamond-eyed vipers is crowned with a diamond, the other with a sapphire. Size 8 3/4.

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Petite Garnet Ring

Eight golden orange blossoms (a traditional symbol of enduring love) embrace a darkly glistening almandine garnet in this very sweet and lovely ring crafted in sturdy and gleaming 10K yellow gold. Finger size 5 3/4.

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Verdura Smoky Quartz and Tourmaline Cocktail Ring

A sophisticated statement piece from the celebrated house of jewels - Verdura, a unique, high-style fashion ring with a highly unusual color palette - a dusky smoky quartz (a.k.a. smoky topaz) is juxtaposed between a pair of raspberry colored tourmalines; a small full-cut diamond sparkles atop the t...(more)

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Gent's Four-Color Gold Jade Ring

A very cool, unusual, striking and sizable vintage gent's jade ring artfully crafted in four colors of gold - yellow, green, rose and white. The mottled apple-green jadeite, bearing a GIA Certificate stating: Natural Color - No Indications of Impregnation (it's a virgin!), is adorned on each side w...(more)

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