Edwardian 18ct Gold & Platinum, Colour Change Sapphire & Diamond Three Stone Ring
A very pretty ring that was made circa 1910. 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. It has been set with a one The unit of weight for a diamond or other gemstone and also for a pearl. Abbreviated 'ct', 1 carat is equal to 0.2 grams. In reference to gold, a unit of purity or fineness of gold and gold alloy, expressed as a number out of 24 parts by weight, e.g. '24 carat' signifies pure gold, '18 carat' 18/24th gold in the alloy, et cetera. Also abbreviated as 'c... More Blue is the best-known colour for this gemstone but it can be found in all colours of the spectrum. After diamond, sapphire is the hardest gemstone.
that displays purple under certain lighting conditions. Otherwise it is a glorious Royal blue colour. It sits low on the finger so it is a practical ring to wear and would be a perfect engagement ring.
Date & Origin
Sapphire approx 1 carat
Diamonds 8 points each (0.16 carats)
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