Antique three stone engagement ring set with three graduating cabochon opals spaced by old mine-cut diamond accents, set in 14K yellow gold. Circa 1880
Opal rings have been popular since the Victorian era and have most recently seen a resurrgence in popularity. The multi color phenomenon creates a magical beauty.
Diamond and gold mining has caused devastation in countries 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.