Desiree Victorian Era Ruby & Old Cut Diamond Ring 18ct Gold
Whispering tales of a long past era, the Antique Desiree Ring bears the echoes of an eternal love. Her darling central ruby rests between a duo of shimmering diamonds, a symbol of love and devotion.
The Desiree Ring Gemstone Details
The bright cushion cut pinkish red ruby measures approximately 2.85x2.4 millimetres. The two old cut diamonds are estimated to total 0.14 carats with G colour and SI clarity grades. The ruby has slight facet wear but is in great condition for its age.
'crown' - British gold standard
18 = 18ct gold
'wheat sheaves & dagger' - Chester Assay Office
flat bottom shield indicates early to mid Victorian Era'
N(Australia and UK sizing) or 6 3/4 (US and Canada)
The Desiree Ring can be resized prior to shipping upon request.
Resizing is complimentary up or down three sizes, or please message us for a quote if more sizes are needed.
Antique. Circa 1837-1901.
Great to Know
The Desiree Ring belongs to our treasure trove of strongly sustainable, ethical, environmentally friendly, and conflict-free jewellery. She lives in our carefully curated collection of one-of-a-kind vintage jewellery pieces. A vintage piece of jewellery has many stories to tell. Tales of romance, love, family, happiness and sometimes loss and endurance. Handed down from person to person, generation to generation. The Desiree Ring is a piece of wonderful history.
Behind the Scenes
Every alluring piece of jewellery chosen to take the stage in our unrivalled collection has been thoroughly assessed by Sarina, our Head of Jewellery Design and Curation. Sarina is an exceptionally qualified and accomplished gemologist and registered jewellery valuer with over 20 years of experience in the jewellery industry.