Art Deco 18ct Gold & Platinum, Three Stone Diamond Ring
An unusual and top quality Jewellery made in the Art Deco era (1920-1935). ring that was made in the 1920s in Austria or Germany. It is 75% pure gold (or 750 parts pure gold and 250 parts other metals) gold with a Derives from the Spanish word 'platina' meaning 'little silver'. Acknowledged since the 1900s, platinum's durability and natural brightness has been and still is today highly treasured A metallic element prized for its rarity, whiteness, high tensile strength and insusceptibility to corrosion, platinum first became widely used in jewellery in the late ninete... More top and has been set with three bright white Direct descendants of the Old European Cut, this progressive cuts saw an evolution toward a larger table, a lower crown, and a smaller culet than previous cuts. However, unlike later brilliants, the girdles of these stones remained unfaceted. Considered a precursor to both the Modern Round Brilliant and the Ideal cuts. diamonds within openwork settings. The diamonds are A technique developed in the late 19th century as a textural effect to metal work on the edges or bezels of jewellery. That technique is referred to as millegrain (or mille grain or even milegrain). From the French word mille for a thousand, and from grain as the same meaning in English, it refers to what appears to be thousands of tiny beads upon a metal pr... More set that adds extra detail. On either side are small diamonds. The The circle of metal that attaches to the decorative part of a ring and encircles the finger. has engraved scroll work and anthemion detail on the The point on a ring where the central section meets the shank or band, often carved, decorated or inlaid with small diamond accent stones.. It would make a perfect engagement ring.
This is a stunning ring in excellent condition!
Date & Origin
Possibly German or Austrian
Centre diamond 0.50 carats
Other 2 diamonds approx total weight 0.30 carats
Small diamonds approx total weight 0.12 carats
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