Antique ring centering upon a 2.03 carat old European cut diamond with GIA certificate stating that it is O-P color, VS2 clarity. Set in 18k yellow gold with millegrain-set platinum. Center: 8.9mm, shank 1.7mm. Circa 1915.
The buttercup setting, solid shank, and low-profile makes this gorgeous and chunky diamond a stable and secure stone to wear.
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.