An incredible antique Victorian English, solid 15 carat gold conversion ring. A fabulous glistening, half carat pear-shaped or heart-shaped rose-cut diamond with foiled back, its deep basket gallery is finely pierced and its on a later high quality solid 15 carat gold ring with knife-edge shoulders.The hand cut facets, typical of the rose-cut diamond dive, glint and flash in a subtle, silvery manner that draw the eye with magic and intrigue. You can see how fairytales and legends grew up around gems like this.
Please see my Instagram page for a short video of how light behaves. It dates from around 1890 and is in excellent, fully wearable condition throughout, with no loss or damage. It weighs 2.6 grams, its ring size is 7 ¾ US / P UK - easily resized if needed, and its head measures 11 x 9 mm and rises 8 mm off the finger.
What's more, I offer layaway deals so there's no need to let any of my listings slip through your fingers - just ask! The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH 15K GOLD 0.5ct PEAR SHAPED ROSE CUT DIAMOND RING c1890" is in sale since Monday, January 29, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Rings".
The seller is "victoriousantiquejewellery" and is located in Sale. This item can be shipped worldwide.