A vintage ring centering a 1.00 carat emerald-cut with GIA stating its I color, SI1 clarity. Flanked by baguette diamonds, approx. .15 carat. Set in platinum. Center 7mm, band 1.45-2.16mm. Circa 1950.
Good mid-century jewelry was able to marry stability and elegance, much like many of the design aesthetics at the time. This ring is no exception. GIA 5212450582
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.