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2.35 Carat Cabochon Sapphire and Diamond Antique Ring

This classic turn-of-the-century 'halo' ring highlights a deep blue, high domed, sugar loaf sapphire weighing 2.35 carats. The gemstone glows from within an oval shaped surround (or halo) of 9 bright white and sparkling old-mine cut diamonds, totaling 2 carats, set in silver atop a regal gallery of ...(more)

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Art Deco Aquamarine and Diamond Ring in Platinum

A cool, deep glacier-blue emerald-cut aquamarine, measuring 10 carats, brightly glistens above and between a pair sparkling diamond-set plaques, adorned with decorative pierced details and fine milgraining, in this consummate Art Deco and smile-inducing jewel, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s.

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Star Sapphire Gent's Ring

A light pastel-gray cabochon sapphire, weighing about 8.00 carats and displaying a distinct six-legged star (a gemological phenomenon known as asterism,) is accompanied by a pair of small triangle-set diamonds in this handsomely sculpted gent's ring crafted in gleaming and sturdy 14 karat white gold...(more)

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Victorian Bloodstone Ring

A darling, relatively diminutive, original Victorian confection displaying a deep teal green bloodstone with a cinnabar colored flash running vertically down the center. The neoclassically inspired is mounting is lightly rendered in 9K rose gold, thus it's very likely of British origin. Just shy of...(more)

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Black Star Sapphire Unisex Ring

A bold fashion ring from the 1980's featuring a large, low-profile black star sapphire bezel-set in a rich and solid 18 karat yellow gold mounting with deeply grooved pattern on top.

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Antique Citrine and Rose-Cut Diamond Ring

A deep golden faceted oval Citrine radiates from within a glistening halo of rose-cut diamonds in this bright and sunshiny cocktail ring, crafted in platinum over 18 karat gold, dating back to the early 1900s. A vintage classic. The top of the ring measures 11/16 inch by a tad over 1/2 inch wide.

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Art Deco Carved Crystal Quartz Ring

The one and only ring of this type we've ever seen! A high-domed, four-sided, rounded pyramid (or faceted sugarloaf shape), quartz crystal, hand carved with design flourishes on each side, exudes a cosmic glow from atop a fanciful filigree mounting adorned with flowing floral motifs. Circa 1930s, 18...(more)

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Gorgeous Estate Emerald and Diamond Ring

This exceptional emerald and diamond ring centers on a slender emerald-cut emerald of a bright crystalline green enveloped by just under 2.00 carats of dazzling, bright white old European-cut diamonds. Our hunch is that this delightful vintage style ring was remade from an expired Victorian mounting...(more)

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English Ruby and Diamond Ring c.1929

A sweet and lovely, and somewhat petite on top (5/16 inch across), flower ring centering on a small rich red ruby encircled by glittering diamond petals. The top is in platinum, the gallery and ring shank are rendered in 18K yellow gold. Stamped with English maker's mark 'HW' and engraved inside the...(more)

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Victorian Opal and Diamond Ring

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 twelve sparkling-white old mine-cut diamonds totaling a half-carat. The top measures 9/16 by 1/2 inch, curren...(more)

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Georgian Garnet and Enamel Mourning Ring

A petite, precious and pristine collectable - circa late-1700s ~ early 1800s - featuring a glowing trio of oval cabochon garnets. Hand crafted in 18K yellow gold, the white enamel inscription reads: "MARY LEARY OB 19 AUG 1781 AEI Y 10 M". The AEI stands for Affinity, Eternity, Infinity or Amity, Et...(more)

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Mid-Century Double Sapphire Cabochon Ring

From the swinging sixties comes this bold, colorful and highly distinctive work of jewelry art, sleekly sculpted in gleaming 14K yellow gold and presenting a bright and happy pair of cabochon sapphires, weighing 13 carats and 8 1/2 carats respectively (21.50 carats total weight). Double your pleasur...(more)

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