18K Solid Gold Antique Diamond Ruby Ring
Antique 18K gold Victorian ring featuring hand-cut natural rich red rubies flanked by sparkling old square cushion cut diamonds, circa 1850. 1/2 carats of diamonds space 1 carat of rubies with two square rubies on the outside and two round rubies in the center. Perhaps the two signify the two loves. All the gemstones are open back and set in a raised design band. Perfect for a wedding band, ring stack, July birthday lady or simple treasure to enjoy!
Materials: 18 karat yellow gold
Gemstones: 2 Natural diamond - roughly 1/2 carat weight; 4 natural rubies - roughly 1 carat weight
Ring size: 6.5 US, N UK - The ring can be sized up or down a whole size and more. Please contact us if you would like to use our jewelers sizing service!
Measurements: 5.9mm in the front graduating to 2mm in the back
Weight: 2.8 grams
Hallmarks: NA...tested and guaranteed to be 18K
Date: Circa 1850..possibly earlier
Condition: A lovely patina to the gold, diamond sparkling and the red rubies full of rich color. As the stones are natural, there is ever so slight variance in color. The ring is almost 175 years old and in wonderful antique condition!