Victorian yellow gold engagement rings

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  • Antique, Victorian Five Stone Sapphire and Diamond Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Antique, Victorian Five Stone Sapphire and Diamond Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Please view the technical details and further images below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.   Place Of Origin:United Kingdom Date & Design Period:Circa 1892, Victorian Metal Composition:18ct Yellow Gold Stone Composition:Principal Sapphire: 0.32ct (estimated)Length 4.2mm; Width 4.2mm; Depth 2.5mm Total sapphire weight: 0.58ctDiamondTotal diamond weight: 0.38ct (estimated) Band Size:UK M / US 6.25 Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to any size. Front Head Dimensions:Length 5.4mm; Width 17.1mm  Condition and Wear:Very Good; Wear commensurate with age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it. 

    £2,950

  • Antique, Emerald and Diamond Three Stone Engagement Ring

    Antique, Emerald and Diamond Three Stone Engagement Ring

      Place Of Origin:England Date & Design Period:Circa 1880  |  Victorian Metal Composition:18ct Yellow Gold & Platinum  Stone Composition:Square-cut EmeraldEmerald: 1.22ct (estimated)Length 7.5mm; Width 7.5mm; Depth 3.4mm Diamond Total diamond weight: 2.44ct (estimated) Band Size:UK N / US 6.75 Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to any size.  Front Head Dimensions:Length 8.6mm; Width 19.6mm; Height of setting 5.3mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; very minor wear commensurate with age. All stones secure, safely set with claws fully covering each stone, no damage to the setting or emerald.

    £15,000

  • Antique Cabochon Pale Pink Topaz Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Antique Cabochon Pale Pink Topaz Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.  Place Of Origin:England Date Period:Victorian | Circa 1880  Metal Composition:18ct yellow gold. Complete with makers mark; 'HG&S' for Henry Griffith & Sons.  Stone Composition:Oval Cabochon-cut Pink Topaz  Topaz: 8.5ct (estimated)Length 14.3mm; Width 11.1mm; Depth 5.7mm Band Size: UK L / US 6. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up or down to any size.  Front Head Dimensions:Length 15.2mm; Width 12mm; Height of setting 7mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age. Topaz stone secure, safely set with claws fully covering the stone, no damage to the setting or topaz. Very minor scratches due to age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it. See similar rings: cabochon, pink, topaz, yellow gold

    £2,650

  • Antique Diamond Five Stone Engagement Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Antique Diamond Five Stone Engagement Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    In the late 19th and early 20th century, jewellers perfected the art of the five stone ring. This beautiful Victorian ring shows off all these advances, with a sequence of five well-matched and nicely graduated antique circular-cut diamonds, the gaps between them enhanced by glittering rose-cut diamonds. A lovely diamond ring and an extremely versatile design - perfect as an engagement ring, or just adding an antique touch to any ring stack. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.   Place Of Origin:England Date:Circa 1900 | Edwardian    Metal Composition:18ct yellow gold. Marked; '18CT' (for 18ct yellow gold) and makers mark (indistinct). Stamped on the inside of band.  Stone Composition:Central diamond: 0.33ct (estimated).  Clarity; VS Colour; H. Cut; round-cutLength 4.4mm; Width 4.4mm; Depth 2.9mm Other diamonds: total 0.75ct (estimated). Average Clarity; VS/SI1 Colour; H. All appear matching and original to the ring.  Total diamond weight: 1.08ct Band Size: UK R 1/2 / US 8.75. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to most finger sizes.  Front Head Dimensions:Length 20mm; Width 5.4mm; Height of setting 4.2mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; wear commensurate with age. All stones secure, safely set within claws fully covering each stone, no damage to the setting or diamond(s). Very minor scratches due to age, mentioned for accuracy. There are no marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it. 

    £3,950

  • Victorian, Oval-Cut Burmese Ruby and Diamond Five Stone Engagement Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Victorian, Oval-Cut Burmese Ruby and Diamond Five Stone Engagement Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    This beautiful Victorian ring is expertly crafted from 18ct yellow gold. At its centre is an oval-cut Burmese ruby, offering excellent saturation and a beautiful medium red/pink colour. The ring is further enhanced by five cushion-cut diamonds, with a total estimated weight of 0.50ct and a clarity of VS2/SI1. This timeless piece is perfect for adding a touch of elegance and sophistication to any look, it would also make a wonderful engagement ring. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.   Place Of Origin:England Date Period:Circa 1880 | Victorian  Metal Composition:18ct yellow gold. Complete with mark '18' for 18ct gold.  Stone Composition:Oval-cut Ruby: excellent saturation, a beautiful medium red\pink colour. Bright and lively. A ruby full of character and an unusual cut.   Ruby: 0.50ct (estimated)Length 7.1mm; Width 4.6mm; Depth 2.5mm DiamondTotal diamond weight: 0.50ct (estimated). Average Clarity; VS2/SI1 Colour; H/I. Cut; cushion-cut. Assessed in mount. Each larger (2) diamonds: 0.57ct (estimated)Length 5mm; Width 5mm; Depth 3.6mm Each smaller (2) diamonds: 0.25ct (estimated)Length 4mm; Width 3.7mm; Depth 2.8mm Band Size: UK M 1/2  / US 6.5. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up or down to any size. Front Head Dimensions:Length 8mm; Width 21mm; Height of setting 4.6mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age. All stones secure, safely set with claws fully covering each stone, no damage to the setting or diamonds. Ruby has a small chip which can be polished but is not distracting to the eye. Minor scratches due to age. There are no other marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.

    £9,000

  • Victorian Diamond Snake Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Victorian Diamond Snake Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

      Place Of Origin:England Date & Design Period:Circa 1880  |  Victorian Metal Composition:18ct yellow gold.   Stone Composition:Diamond Principle Diamond: 0.25ct (estimated)Length 4mm; Width 4mm; Depth 2mm Band Size: UK R 1/2 / US 8.75 Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to any size.  Front Head Dimensions:Length 13.5mm; Width 18.3mm; Height of setting 3.6mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; wear commensurate with age. The diamond is secure, safely set with claws fully covering the stone, no damage to the setting or diamond. Very minor scratches due to age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.   

    £2,250

  • Antique Green-Yellow Diamond Cluster Engagement Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Very Popular! Antique Green-Yellow Diamond Cluster Engagement Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    This rare, circa 1900 Belle Epoque cluster ring features a 0.49ct light green-yellow diamond, certified as natural and surrounded by 0.75ct of additional, matching diamonds. Crafted from 18ct yellow gold, it's the perfect timeless, statement piece or it would make the most beautiful engagement ring. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.   Place Of Origin:England Date & Design Period:Circa 1900  |  Belle Epoque Metal Composition:18ct yellow gold  Stone Composition:Central Light Green-yellow Diamond: 0.49ct (estimated)Length 5.2mm; Width 5.2mm; Depth 3mm The central diamond is certified as natural green/yellow diamond. This will also be stated on the certificate of authenticity.  Surrounding diamonds: Total diamond weight: 0.75ct (estimated). All matching and original to this beautiful ring. Total Diamond Weight: 1.24ct Band Size: UK O / US 7.25. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up or down to any size.  Front Head Dimensions:Length 11.5mm; Width 11.2mm; Height of setting 6.5mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age. All stones secure, safely set with claws fully covering each stone, no damage to the setting or stones. Very minor scratches due to age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it. This ring has natural patina, very charming, but can be polished out if preferred. 

    £9,750

  • Victorian-Yellow-Gold-Five-Stone-Half-Hoop-Diamond-Ring-Antique-Jewellery-18ct-Yellow-Gold

    Victorian Five Stone Diamond Half Hoop Engagement Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    A Victorian diamond five stone ring set in 18ct yellow gold. Set with five old round-cut diamonds in an intricately carved yellow gold setting. This style of ring is called a carved half hoop. The diamonds are graduated slightly, which means the diamonds progressively change in size, this is a long-established technique but never fails to be effective. The diamonds are exceptionally bright and lively, they have a beautiful sparkle. The perfect engagement ring. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.     Place Of Origin:England Date & Design Period:Circa 1880  | Victorian Metal Composition:18ct yellow gold  Stone Composition:Diamond Central (largest) diamond: 0.89ct. Clarity; VS1/VS2. Colour; G/H.Length 6.1mm; Width 5.9mm; Depth 3.9mm Flanking 2 x (middle) diamonds: 0.40ct eachLength 4.4mm; Width 4.4mm; Depth 3mm Outer 2 x (smallest) diamonds: 0.35ct eachLength 4.1mm; Width 4.1mm; Depth 3.3mm Total diamond weight: 2.40ct (estimated). All diamonds matching and original. Average Clarity; VS1/VS2. Colour; G/H.  Treatment: None (assessed by our GIA qualified gemologist). Band Size: UK  P  |  US 7.75. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized.  Front Head Dimensions:Length 22.5mm; Width 6.2mm; Height of setting 5.1mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age.

    £9,500

  • Victorian-Three-Stone-Ruby-Diamond-Ring-18ct-Yellow-Gold-Antique-Engagement

    Victorian | Ruby & Diamond Three Stone Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    This exceptional three stone ring is a perfect example of its kind. It is set with a trio of fiery rubies and scrolled shoulders. Delicate, neatly set diamonds lend their sparkle to the ruby and act as a spotlight for the central gemstone. This ring is of a popular and timeless design that will never go out of style. I love the combination of the scarlet gemstones, glittering diamonds and warm yellow gold. What a stunning antique ring. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options. Place Of Origin: United Kingdom Date & Design Period: Circa 1880 | Victorian Metal Composition: 18ct Yellow Gold Stone Composition: Principal Ruby: 0.49ct Length 5.5mm; Width 4.8mm; Depth 2.6mm Side Rubies: 0.26 each Length 4.8mm; Width 3mm; Depth 2.5mm each Total ruby weight:  1ct  Total diamond weight: 0.18ct Band Size: UK S / US 9 Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to any size. Front Head Dimensions: Length 5.7mm; Width 15.7mm; Depth 5mm Condition and Wear: Excellent; Wear commensurate with age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.  Caring for Ruby Jewellery

    £3,750

  • Victorian-Ruby-Diamond-18ct-Gold-Three-Stone-Enagement-Round-Cut-Antique-Ring

    Victorian | A Stunning Ruby and Diamond Three-Stone Ring, 18ct Gold

    This Victorian three stone ring features an oval cut ruby nestled between two round cut diamonds. The three stones are set in an 18 carat yellow gold mount, that is it accented with six smaller diamonds. The luscious combination of the ruby, diamonds and yellow gold band are typical of the Victorian time and would beautifully compliment a simple wedding band. This would make such such a romantic antique engagement ring. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options. Place Of Origin:United Kingdom Date & Design Period:Circa 1875 | Victorian Metal Composition:18ct Yellow Gold Stone Composition: Unheated Ruby total approximately 1.06ctLength 8.8mm; Width 6mm; Depth 2.5mm DiamondTotal Diamond weight approximately 1.50ct Total Band Size:UK  S /  US  9 Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to any size. Front Head Dimensions: Length 9.7mm; Width 20mm; Height of setting 4mmCondition and Wear: Excellent; Wear commensurate with age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.  Caring for Ruby Jewellery Looking for a Three-Stone Engagement Ring?  Explore Our Collection

    £24,000

  • 19th-Century-Victorian-Ceylon-Sapphire-Untreated-Diamond-Ring-Antique

    Early 19th Century Victorian, 5ct Sri Lankan Sapphire and Diamond Ring, 18ct Yellow Gold

    Sri Lanka is arguably the most historic source of sapphires, with references being made to Sri Lanka’s abundance of mineral wealth as far back as Ancient Rome. This 5 carat cushion-shaped sapphire  emits a dreamy shade of violet-blue known as ‘cornflower’ The cushion-cut stone,  is set within a delicate border of rose-cut diamonds in naturally blackened silver, the back of the ring and band crafted of contrasting yellow gold. This is a highly refined and poetic cluster ring, with ample charm and a very generous setting of stones.  Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.  Place Of Origin:England Date & Design Period:Circa 1840  | Early Victorian Metal Composition:18ct yellow gold and silver  Stone Composition:Sapphire; a delicate cornflower blue colour with a beautiful old cushion-cut.Sapphire: 4.50 to 5ct (estimated)Length 11.9mm; Width 9.9mm; Depth 4.4mm  Treatment: Unheated/untreated (assessed by our GIA qualified gemologist). The sapphire is of Sri Lankan origin, this will be stated on the certificate of authenticity. The sapphire comes with a further independant gemological certificate. Diamond Total diamond weight: 0.40ct (estimated). All matching and original to the ring.  Band Size: UK O 1/2 / US 7.25. Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized.  Front Head Dimensions:Length 15.5mm; Width 17.5mm (including diamond shoulders); Height of setting 6mm Condition and Wear:Excellent; minor wear commensurate with age. All stones secure, no damage to the setting. No scratches, cracks or chips to the sapphire.  Caring for Sapphire Jewellery

    £10,500

  • Victorian-18-Carat-Gold-Sapphire-Diamond-Five-Stone-Ring-Antique

    Victorian, 18ct Gold, Sapphire and Diamond Five Stone Ring

    This classic Victorian five-stone antique ring is set with a beautifully matched row of sapphires, in a deep velvety shade of blue. Complemented by a warm yellow gold mount with traditional scrolled galleries and accented with small antique cushion-shaped diamonds between each stone, this is a beautiful and wearable Victorian jewel, which sits beautifully alongside modern pieces. Place Of Origin:England Date & Design Period:Circa 1880 | Victorian Metal Composition:18ct Yellow Gold Stone Composition:Sapphire Total sapphire weight: 3ct (estimated) Diamonds Total diamond weight: 0.25ct (estimated) Band Size:UK N / US 6.5 Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to any size. Front Head Dimensions:Length 6mm; Width 22.2mm Condition and Wear:Very Good; Wear commensurate with age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.  Shop for Other Five Stone Rings

    £8,950

  • Victorian-18-Carat-Gold-Ruby-Three-Stone-Diamond-Antique-Ring-Vintage-Jewelery

    Victorian, 18ct Gold, Ruby and Diamond Three Stone Ring

    This beautiful Three Stone Ring is set with a trio of fiery rubies, each very well cut, and of excellent transparency to show off their deep red hues. Rubies are often known as ‘the King of Gemstones’, as good quality rubies are particularly rare and highly prized for their beauty, commanding the highest prices of all coloured stones as a result. With a warm yellow gold mount with scrolled galleries (another hallmark of this classic Victorian design) and antique circular-cut diamond accents, this is a wonderful antique ruby ring which will bring character and beauty to any jewellery collection or the perfect antique engagement ring. Please view the technical details below. If you have any questions, or to book an appointment to view this ring, please contact us using the following options.   Place of Origin:England Date & Design Period: Circa 1885 |  Victorian Metal Composition: 18ct Yellow Gold Stone Composition:RubyTotal ruby weight: 2cts (estimated)Treatment: Due to the saturation and transparency, we infer that the rubies are unheated and originate from Thailand. DiamondTotal diamond weight: 0.25ct (estimated) Band Size: UK N / US 6.75 Single complimentary re-size available. This ring can easily be re-sized up to any size. Front Head Dimensions:Length 8mm; Width 20.5mmCondition and Wear: Very Good; Wear commensurate with age. There are no major marks or scratches that we feel necessary to mention. All of our jewellery is professionally cleaned prior to us listing it.  Looking for a Three Stone Engagement Ring?  Explore Our Collection

    £14,500

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