Antique ring centering a circa 1.05 carat old European cut diamond with EGL stating it is Light Yellow color, VS2 clarity. Within an openwork surround, of 12 old European cut diamonds circa .45 carat. Engraving throughout. Platinum. Center: 14.6 mm high, shank: 1.6-2.2 mm. Circa 1910.
A larger dome ring with an impressive design and added openwork to counterbalance a heavy look.
Diamond and gold mining has caused devastation in places 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.