Band

Band

Band A band is a circular ring that usually maintains an even width all the way around but can be tapered. Bands can be plain, engraved, enameled and gem-set. When a band has diamonds set all the way around it is referred to as an eternity band. Bands often serve as...
Boule Ring

Boule Ring

Boule Ring  A boule ring is a ring with a domed head which is usually set with pave set gemstones. It came in fashion around 1935. See also bombé.The term boule (from French: ball, globe) is also applied to flame fusion synthetic gemstone rods (originally applied to...
Bypass

Bypass

Bypass A ring or bracelet that has a bypass design typically has the ends wrapping around and overlapping (passing by) in the front of the piece. Art Deco Diamond Bypass Style Engagement...
Claddagh Ring

Claddagh Ring

Gold Claddagh Ring c.1784.© The Trustees of the British Museum. Claddagh Ring Named after a small fishing village in Ireland, the Claddagh ring has a central heart surmounted by a coronet, grasped on either side by hands. The presence of a coronet or crown can...