This early Art Deco engagement ring collet-set with a 1.28 carat old European-cut diamond with GIA certificate stating the diamond is J color/SI2 clarity. Set in platinum and 18K gold. Circa 1920. View video of this ring here.
This collet setting sits low on the finger making it perfect for an active or athletic bride.
Diamond and gold mining has caused devastation in areas such as Africa, wreaking havoc on delicate ecosystems and communities. Choosing to go vintage, you are eliminating the need for more mining and lessening the demand for new diamonds.