Antique ring with a navette profile, set with old European-cut diamonds of approx. 1.50 carats, mounted in 18k yellow gold. With French export mark and illegible maker's mark. Center: 20.1 x 11.1mm, shank: 2 - 2.3mm. Circa 1890.
For us, it's a rarity to come across a navette-shaped ring in all yellow gold!
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.