Antique ring with a line of alternating rubies and diamonds mounted in 18k yellow gold, and EGL report stating that the rubies are natural. With French importation marks for 18k gold. Circa 1890.
These bright rubies can add a much-needed pop of color to any stack.
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.