In place of a colorless diamond, this stunning vintage style engagement ring stars a majestic blue, round faceted sapphire, weighing 1.38 carats. The gorgeous gemstone glistens and gleams above an intricately textured platinum mounting sparkling on all three sides with tiny round brilliant-cut diamonds, accentuated with delicate milgraining. Decorative hand-engraving continues all around and on all three sides.
Pretty, precious and on the petite side, a central oval faceted royal blue sapphire, weighing .58 carat, radiates from within a frame of sparkling white diamonds composed of fans of baguettes on the sides and small round brilliant-cut diamonds top and bottom, all of which are presented in gleaming platinum. Available at Lang Antiques.
A classic late-Victorian (turn-of-the-century) five-stone ring, crafted in rich 18K yellow gold and featuring a trio of radiant royal blue cushion sapphires, totaling one-and-a-half-carats (one carat center stone), interspersed with a pair of bright sparkling antique cushion cut diamonds, together weighing .70 carat. Timeless, traditional elegance.
A unique, striking, and highly distinctive Art Deco original. Hand-fabricated in platinum, circa 1920s-30s, featuring a trio of deep, dark blue sapphires — a 1.75 carat cushion flanked by a pair of elongated pear shape sapphires totaling 1.50 carats. The three gemstones are embellished with crescents of sparkling white diamonds outlined with synthetic calibre sapphire scallops, all of which are accentuated with delicate hand-engraved milgraining. A singular, sensational and impressive original Jazz Age jewel. Sapphires total 3.25 carats.
Center Sapphire details
Cut/Shape: Cushion Cut Carat Weight: 1.75 carat Measurements: 6.50 x 6.20 x 4.15 mm
This traditional and stately sapphire and diamond ring, sturdily and substantially crafted in platinum, may also serve as an ideal alternative to a diamond engagement ring. The deep, rich, beautiful blue gemstone weighs 2.85 carats and is flanked on each side by a pair of tapered baguettes punctuated by small sparkling quadrillion, or princess-cut, diamonds. This latter-twentieth century estate ring is more modern than we usually offer and is bargain priced. .70 carat total diamond weight.
Center Sapphire details
Cut/Shape: Oval Cut Carat Weight: 2.85 carat Measurements: 8.26 x 7.07 x 5.04 mm
Additional Gemstone Details
4 Tapered Baguette Cut Diamonds Carat Weight: 0.60 carat Color: G-H Clarity: VS 4 Princess Cut Diamonds Carat Weight: 0.10 carat Color: G-H Clarity: VS Total Diamond Carat Weight: 0.70
Instead of the usual pallid diamond, this 1940s vintage solitaire engagement ring beams bright and colorfully with a vibrant royal blue sapphire. The round faceted gemstone, weighing just five points shy of one carat, is presented in high profile, and is modestly embellished with slender rows of small sparkling single-cut diamonds on the shoulders. The currently size 5 3/4 ring shank is in 14K white gold. The center setting is crafted in palladium, a precious (and more peaceful) metal closely related to platinum that was used during the WWII years when platinum was required as a strategic metal.
Materials: 14 Karat White Gold, Palladium Current Ring Size: Most rings can be resized up or down one size unless noted and sometimes more. 5 3/4 Width: 1/4 Inch CENTER SAPPHIRE DETAILS
Cut/Shape: Round Cut Carat Weight: 0.95 carat Measurements: 6.50 x 6.10 x 3.60 mm ADDITIONAL GEMSTONE DETAILS
6 Single Cut Diamonds Carat Weight: 0.10 carat Color: G-H Clarity: VS Total Diamond Carat Weight: 0.10
A bright, vibrant cornflower blue sapphire, weighing 6.63 carats, glistens and glows from within a unique and distinctive Art Deco mounting, hand-fabricated in platinum, circa 1930. The oval faceted gemstone is bezel-set inside, and is raised slightly above, a sparkling diamond halo, all of which are supported by beautifully stylized, flared diamond-set shoulders centered by a pair of baguette diamonds. Accompanied by a gemological report from the GIA stating: natural sapphire, no heat. The top of this stunning and impressive jewel measures 3/4 inch
A classic vintage three-stone ring staring a rare, royal blue, natural color, no-heat sapphire from old Burma (Myanmar), measuring just shy of a carat. The radiant gemstone rubs shoulders with a matched pair of high-color European-cut diamonds, totaling one carat, for a stunning effect. The top of the ring is crafted in platinum and dates from the early-twentieth century; sometime last century the ring shank was replaced with more durable white gold. The ring sits low and gently curves over the finger. Lovely is the word. Accompanied by a gemological report from Stone Group Laboratory.
Artfully handcrafted in platinum over gold, this stunning ultra-sparkler, dating from the beginning of the last century centers on a gorgeous and glistening true blue sapphire, weighing 1.03 carats. The lovely gemstone is enveloped within 2 carats of closely packed, high-color, European-cut diamonds arrayed in a gently curved lozenge shaped ring outlined with a scalloped border. 3/4 inch long and absolutely stunning. Circa 1910.
This gorgeous, vibrant royal blue cushion-cut gem is an extraordinary example of a completely natural, unheated sapphire possessing a fine velvety color reminiscent of historic Kashmir sapphires. The ring is accompanied with an AGL (American Gemological Laboratory) Grading and Origin Report verifying the sapphire as a natural, no-heat gemstone originating from Pailin, which has been an important source of fine sapphire for hundreds of years. The enchanting 2.00 carat gemstone fills a platinum halo sparkling with 1.50 carats of bright white old mine-cut diamonds in this timeless classic dating from the 1910s-20s.