2.28ct Diamond and 0.52ct Ruby, 18 ct Yellow Gold Dress Ring - Vintage French Circa 1940

GBP 8,950.00

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Object Description

A stunning, fine and impressive vintage French 2.28 carat diamond and 0.52ct Ruby, 18 carat yellow gold and platinum set dress ring; part of our diverse vintage jewellery and estate jewelry collections.

This stunning, fine and impressive vintage French ruby and diamond ring has been crafted in 18 ct yellow gold with a platinum setting.

The substantial Art Deco design is ornamented with an impressive feature four-claw set 1.50 ct Old European cut diamond, displayed in relief to the centre of the stepped platinum mount.

The principle diamond is flanked on either side with impressive four-claw set Old European cut diamonds, totalling 0.78 carats.

The ring is further ornamented with eight baguette cut rubies, paralleling the upper and lower borders of the elevated, stepped central design.

The broad ring shoulders blend seamlessly with the plain hallmarked ring shank.

This vintage ring is hallmarked to the surface of the shank with the maker’s mark, in addition to the French 18ct gold fineness guarantee mark (eagle’s head) and platinum guarantee mark (dog’s head).

This impressive vintage dress ring is supplied with an independent diamond grading certificate for the feature stone, in addition to an independent diamond grading report card for the supporting stones.

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Diamond Quality

Feature Diamond
Colour H
Clarity VVS2
Cut Old European
Content 1.50 carats
Dimensions 7.05mm x 6.52mm x 4.95mm

Supporting Diamonds
Colour (average grades) I
Clarity (average grades) VS2
Cut Old European
Content 0.78 carat

Total Diamond Content
2.28 carats

Ruby Quality
Colour Red
Cut Baguette
Content 0.52 carat

Length of setting 1.8cm/0.71″
Width of setting 1.27cm/0.5″
Height of setting 7.62mm/0.3″

Ring Size
UK Size M
USA Size 6

The ring size may be professionally adjusted in size on request to meet your personal requirements.

8.38 grams

Object History

Date: Circa 1940
Origin: France, Europe

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Object Condition

This impressive Art Deco ruby and diamond ring is exceptional quality set with stunning Old European cut diamonds displaying a fine white colour, brilliance and presence.

The supporting rubies display a fine colour and brilliance.

The ring is an exceptional gauge of gold and platinum, and is in excellent condition.

The hallmarks to the surface of the shank are very clear; the maker’s mark has wear in keeping with age and location.

Object Details

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