Antique Victorian ring set with an oval-cut sapphire weighing approximately 8.05 carats with GIA certificate stating the sapphire is Ceylon, no heat. Surrounded by old European-cut diamonds weighing approximately 1.95 carats total. Set in platinum and 18K yellow gold. Circa 1880. Video of this ring here.
The WOW factor is big with this ring, suitable for engagement or cocktail. The design is signature Victorian. Learn more about Victorian rings
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.