.80 Carat Late Victorian Ruby and Diamond Cluster Ring$ 8,000
This late Victorian ring centers on an approximately 0.80 carat old European-cut diamond with EGL certificate stating the diamond is H-I color /VS2 clarity. Within a calibré-cut ruby and old European-cut diamond surround. Set in silver and 18K gold. Circa 1900
The cluster setting has been around for hundreds of years, taking on different iterations through the various jewelry eras. This ring is a beautiful example of a late Victorian cluster.
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.