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1.93 Carat Sapphire, Platinum and Diamond Engagement Ring

A radiant royal blue alternative to those boring, colorless, garden variety diamond engagement rings, this dazzling vintage style solitaire is crafted in platinum and showcases a gorgeous, round faceted sapphire, weighing just under 2 carats. The richly hued gemstone is secured by 8 prongs which ari...(more)

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Vintage Marquise Peridot Ring with Diamonds

Just shy of 1 and 1/4 inch long and lovely, this sleek and slender dinner ring glistens front and center with an elongated navette shape, lime green peridot enveloped in a glittering halo of small old mine-cut diamonds. Hand fabricated in platinum, circa 1920s, this is a truly singular and sensation...(more)

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.84 Carat Sapphire Vintage Engagement Ring

A vibrant, velvety blue, cushion-cut sapphire, weighing .84 carat, is featured in this 1950s vintage engagement ring, crafted in two-tone 14 karat gold. The luscious blue gemstone is set with claw prongs and highlighted by three small accent diamonds glinting on each side. Currently a finger size 8....(more)

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Double Aquamarine Art Deco Ring

Actually, if you take a closer look, this is a quadruple aquamarine ring! Four perfectly matched, faceted, tapered baguette-shape gemstones, exhibiting a refreshing pastel blue hue, are arrayed in a mirror-image formation, interrupted by a scissor-cut, horizontally set sapphire (synthetic). A...(more)

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Vintage Moonstone and Sapphire Ring

A shimmering moonstone is orbited by twelve smaller celestial bodies (synthetic sapphire that is) in this very lovely and very wearable mid-century just-for-fun ring. The top measures 11/16 by 5/6 inch; ring size 6 1/2.

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Vintage Citrine and Diamond Ring

A gorgeous glowing orange-amber colored Madeira citrine with a rather novel cut: faceted below and cabochoned on top, fills a glittering rose-cut diamond frame in this very lovely early-twentieth century ring, finely crafted in platinum over gold. Th top measures 1/2 by 3/8 inch; ring size 4 1/2+.

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2.44 Carat Natural (No Enhancements) Emerald Ring

Only a precious few (almost none!), gem-quality, Colombian emeralds from the old Muzo mine are free of any treatments (including customary oil) whatsoever, and this ultra-rare and radiant, electric-green gem is a spectacular and shining example. Classically proportioned, and weighing 2.44 carats, th...(more)

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Art Deco Amethyst Ring

A bright, royal purple, emerald-cut amethyst with a fancy faceting arrangement glistens solo from within a crisply hand-engraved solitaire setting crafted in gleaming 18K white gold - circa 1930s. The all around engraving indicates that the ring has never been resized. Currently ring size 4 3/4.

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Pink Sapphire and Diamond Art Deco Dinner Ring

A raspberry-hued pink sapphire, weighing 1.50 carats, glistens and glows in the center of this geometrically constructed, consummate Art Deco dinner - or cocktail - ring (cocktails first, then dinner) superbly handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920s. The electric gemstone is surrounded by one carat of...(more)

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Retrospective Opal and Diamond Crown Ring

Imagine yourself as royalty when you wear this crowned-opal and diamond ring. Flames of red, blue and green dance through the light-grey opal, topped by .20 carats of sparkling, rose-cut diamonds. Made of silver over 14 karat gold, this is a ravishing mid-century Georgian-retrospective treasure for...(more)

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English 18k Opal and Diamond Ring

A classic Victorian design is perfectly emulated in this three-stone opal and diamond ring, recently crafted in England in rich 18K yellow gold. The enchanting trio displays a wide ranging palette of electric pastel colors with emphasis on green, blue and pink, further enlivened by two pairs of bri...(more)

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Vintage Blue Zircon and Pearl Ring

Here's something refreshingly different in a mid-century blue zircon ring. A dazzling electric turquoise gemstone is triple framed in, from inside out, fine twisted rope, a strand of small freshwater pearls and a kinetic wave design. Looping wire shoulders add a fanciful flourish to this colorful, s...(more)

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