Antique ring with a navette shaped plaque encrusted in variously shaped old European diamonds of 1.00 carat, mounted in platinum and 18k gold. With French mark for gold, maker's mark and numbered 2037. Center: 18.2 x 5 mm, shank: 1.5-3.5. Circa 1850.
Sweet and petite with lovely chunky diamonds!
Diamond and gold mining has caused devastation in places 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.