Antique engagement ring set with a 1.60 carat old European-cut diamond with EGL certificate stating the diamond is F-G color/VS1 clarity. Within an old European and single-cut diamond filigree mount. Set in platinum. Circa 1915.
The romantic filigree detail on this ring showcases the diamond, as does the collet setting with no prongs.
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.