Antique engagement ring centered upon a .98 carat marquise rose cut with GIA certificate stating that the diamond is J color VS2 clarity flanked by two rose-cut diamonds set in 14K rose gold featuring geometric metalwork shoulders. Circa 1890.
This is the type of ring that is often reinvented by today's talented contemporary jewelers, but this one is truly from the Victorian era!
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.