Antique ring set with an approximately 1.00 carat oval rose cut diamond set with a surround of 14 old cut diamonds weighing approximately .40 carats total set in silver and 14K yellow gold. Circa 1850. EGL CERT PENDING.
The closed-back setting of the rose-cut looks dreamy and has a mysteriousness about it that the Victorian era can be known for.
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.