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6.00 Carat Aquamarine Platinum and Diamond Ring

A glistening, glacier-blue, emerald-cut aquamarine, measuring 6.00 carats, shines between sparkling diamond clusters in this straightforward, stunning and eminently wearable just-for-fun ring, hand fabricated in platinum sometime during the mid-twentieth century. The aqua measures 1/2 inch by just o...(more)

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Antique 5.36 Carat Color-Change Sapphire and Diamond Ring

A dreamy, velvety violet-blue cushion-cut sapphire, weighing 5.36 carats, and accompanied by an AGL certificate stating, 'no heat or clarity enhancement, Ceylon origin', glistens and glows from within a halo of rose-cut diamonds, set in silver atop an 18K yellow gold gallery and ring shank. Fanciful...(more)

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French Victorian Ruby Ring

A simply stunning dinner ring from late-19th-century France. Three Victorian floral motifs with round and oval-shaped petals are composed of gemmy, red, old-mine Burma rubies surrounding old European-cut diamond centers. The blossoms are outlined by an undulating line of small antique cushion-cut di...(more)

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Art Deco Citrine Ring

This gorgeous golden oldie, circa 1930s, glistens and glows with a sizable, deep amber-color golden citrine beautifully presented in an extravagantly ornamented mounting, crafted in sturdy two-tone 10 karat gold with decorative openwork and gold flower overlays. This beautiful bauble measures 1 inc...(more)

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Victorian Natural Pearl and Diamond Ring

The design of this thoroughly charming and cheerful antique diamond ring rendered in ravishing rose gold is evocative of a diamond tiara. A .15 carat European-cut diamond glistens above a shimmering natural button pearl with a flourish of diamonds enlivening each side. A truly delightful, original V...(more)

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Baily, Banks & Biddle Platinum, Sapphire and Diamond Art Deco Dinner Ring

Xmas, 1926: this delightful small scale dinner ring was sitting under a lucky recipient's Christmas tree or inside a stocking, and now it belongs on your/her finger. A vibrant, velvety square sapphire radiates from the center of the vertically designed jewel, handcrafted in platinum with one-third-o...(more)

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18K Victorian Opal and Diamond Ring

A glowing trio of confetti colored opals alternate with two pairs of sparkling old mine-cut diamonds in this consummate, original Victorian jewel graced with a lovely scrolled side gallery and deeply engraved shoulders. 18K yellow gold, ring size 7+.

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Victorian Opal and Diamond Ring

An exquisite antique ring from the Victorian era. A 4.65 carat fine white opal is set ablaze by a fiery diamond border. 4.00 carats of very well matched old mine-cut diamonds embrace the opal which displays shimmering flashes of green and blue. Wow!

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Geometric 2.17 Carat Aquamarine and Diamond Ring

This platinum ring has an intriguing architectural construction which suspends the beautiful blue aquamarine high above the finger. The 2.17 carat emerald-cut aquamarine is set with four diamond-studded prongs and brightened with three baguette-cut diamonds set down each shoulder. Crafted in platinu...(more)

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Art Deco Aquamarine and Diamond Ring

A rectangular, placid pastel-blue aquamarine, with an unusual scissor-cut faceting arrangement, is framed in diamonds with quintessential geometric Art Deco flair in this striking, original vintage just-for-fun ring, circa 1930, rendered in two-tone gold. The top of this beautiful bauble measures 3/...(more)

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14k Zircon Diamond Ring

Five bright and beautiful blue zircons sparkle in a diamond-centered pentagonal arrangement in this unique and alluring just-for-fun ring dating from the mid-twentieth century. The top of the ring measures 1/2 inch across.

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Retro Citrine and Ruby Ring

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.

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