AN EXTRAORDINARY ESTATE JEWEL - A MAGNIFICENT - EDWARDIAN - BELLE EPOQUE RING - THE SPECTACULAR OPENWORK FLORAL MOTIF ENGRAVED SETTING IN 18K WHITE GOLD IS SET WITH 3 MAGNIFICENT OLD MINE CUT DIAMONDS TOTALING APPROXIMATELY. A RARE MUSEUM QUALITY JEWEL DATING TO C1910 - WONDERFUL!56CT Diamond Engagement Ring Wedding 18K Antique 1910 Belle Epoque Edwardian. This is a magnificent estate jewel!!! The stunning effect of the gorgeous design in 18K white gold and the brilliant diamonds is superb. I was just at the Oscars Academy Awards and similar Art Deco jewels were the rage! This ring has absolutely magnificent Edwardian, Belle Epoque design. The extraordinary openwork is delicate and fairy like and of the highest quality. The depiction of the engraved flowers on the sides of the ring is very special! The shape is classic and wonderful - I just love the shape of this ring!!!
It really is a masterwork of design! The 3 Old Mine Cut diamonds are absolutely gorgeous. They are clean and brilliantly white with the. The wonderful sparkle and fire of the antique jewels.
The center diamond is approximately 18 Pts (3.6 mm in diameter). The 2 diamonds on either side are 20 points and 18 points approximately. Thus the total diamond weight is approximately. These radiant Old Mine Cut Diamonds are. Approximately G-H-I in color and VS in clarity.The diamonds are individually prong set and each gem on the top is bordered by a fine double border with an openwork section around the diamonds attesting to the superb quality of the ring. The Edwardian Belle Epoque jewels were characterized by the spectacular use of openwork. It creates the airy, delicate, fairy like quality of these jewels that make them so coveted. This ring is one of the very best! The ring dates from the Edwardian, Belle Epoque, Art Deco period, c1910. The ring comes from a prominent New York estate. It is classic and elegant and has great impact - with all the elements that you look for in antique jewelry - quality, design, originality, sparkle, drama, just a perfect estate jewel.
This ring is worthy of the fine jewelry collections in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Please see our other auctions for more museum quality jewels from this magnificent estate!!
The ring is in excellent condition. The diamonds are all in excellent condition. The top of the ring is 19 mm by 8 mm.The top of the ring sits 5 mm above the finger. The ring is hallmarked 18K with the number 29913. The ring is currently a size 6 1/2 US (M 1/2 UK, 13 French/Japanese), and can be easily resized if desired. The ring weighs 4.4 grams. This is a stunning estate jewel with great drama and style. The combination of the extraordinary diamonds in the magnificent openwork flower setting is mesmerizing. Together they create a jewel worthy of the finest collection.
This is so immensely wearable either during the day or at the most glamorous affair. Treat yourself or a loved one to a treasure to cherish for generations and one which will only increase in value over time! Please visit our store, Annas Antique Jewelry, and include us in your list of favorites! Get Images that Make Supersized Seem Small. Auctiva's Listing Templates improve your auctions in minutes.Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "56CT Diamond Engagement Ring Wedding 18K Antique 1910 Belle Epoque Edwardian" is in sale since Saturday, April 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Rings". The seller is "annakristifigs" and is located in West Hollywood, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.