Antique Victorian Emerald Diamond Ring 18ct Gold Circa 1880
This spectacular Victorian 18ct Yellow Gold Emerald and Diamond ring is, Circa 1880.
The beautiful ring has a rich, deep green Emerald in the centre which is 0.80ct in size.
Emerald derives its beautiful green colour from the presence of chromium and vanadium. The Emerald is the sacred stone of the goddess Venus, it was thought to preserve love.
Two beautiful bright white cushion cut Diamonds sit either side of the Emerald.
Each Diamond is 0.30ct each and are SI 1 I colour.
Diamond is the hardest mineral on Earth and this combined with its exceptional lustre and brilliant fire has made it the most highly prized of all gems.
The shank and gallery are all original to the ring.
Lovely details can be seen around the gallery of the ring all set in 18ct Yellow Gold.
This would make a perfect engagement ring, it sparkles beautifully in the light.
The ring is steeped in history from the victorian era.
We can provide a written Valuation on completion of sale, we recommend you insure for £4,395.
It weighs 5.1 grams.
Measures N in the UK or 7 USA - Can be sized, we offer this service for free, it takes approximately one week.
The face of this ring measures 15mm across x 8mm down.
Excellent condition all round.
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