Exquisite Antique Diamond Engagement Rings

Make an unforgettable proposal with our selection of distinctive diamond engagement rings. Each antique and vintage diamond engagement ring within our collection has a unique treasure trove of sentiment, history and exquisite beauty.

Whether you're looking to buy a traditional antique engagement ring, such as our antique Edwardian-era Platinum Old-Cut Diamond Engagement Ring, or vintage Solitaire Diamond Engagement Ring a, or seek an antique ring bursting at the seams with bold designs and unique colours, like our Victorian-era Ruby and Diamond Five Stone Ring, we have the perfect ring for you.

Engagement Rings by Era

Our exclusive collection of antique and vintage diamond engagement rings showcases designs from several eras, including those from the Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian, Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods

From the magnificent Edwardian-era Gold, Platinum, Ruby and Diamond Ring to the dazzling Art Deco-era Platinum, Burmese Pink Sapphire and Diamond Ring, you'll be sure to find the perfect engagement ring for that special someone.

Learn more about the defining details and styles of the various periods in which our rings were created on our ‘About Periods’ page.

Request a Free Appointment

Deciding on an engagement ring can be difficult, which is why we are here to assist you. To inquire about a specific ring or to speak with a ring specialist, please contact us via phone or email, and one of our team will arrange an in-person consultation.

Antique & Vintage Engagement Diamond Rings FAQs

Diamonds are often associated with strength, love, health and longevity. Throughout time and history, leaders and powerful figures have worn diamonds to symbolise their strength and invincibility.

Diamonds have a rating of 10 on the Mohs scale, making it an extremely tough gemstone. They are the toughest naturally occurring minerals, which makes them ideal for everyday wear, especially for an engagement ring.

There are many gems that are more valuable than diamonds; Emeralds, sapphires, rubies, garnets, and alexandrite are just a few examples. However, it should be noted that the most valuable gemstone of all time is a type of diamond, called the blue diamond, with a cost of £2.7 million per carat.

In contrast to old cut diamonds which were cut to maximise their size and colour, modern round brilliant cut diamonds are cut to maximize their brilliance, which is the amount of light reflected internally and externally by the stone.

Yes, most of our rings can be re-sized; unless stated in the item description. Simply add your required size in the notes section at checkout, and our team will take care of the rest!

If you are unsure of your ring size after choosing the perfect ring, please consult the sizing guide here or contact us to get a more accurate gauge of your ring size.

Please allow an additional 5 to 10 working days to the delivery time. If you require your order for a particular date, please get in touch as soon as possible, and we will do our best to accommodate.

Yes, we do. For example, if you have recently purchased a vintage engagement ring online, but it is not quite the right size for your partner, we can resize it. There is no additional charge for this but the buyer is responsible for the return postage and insurance upon return.

Yes, we are happy to spread over a few months. Please contact us directly to discuss a suitable payment method and plan.

While most of our rings are accompanied by gemological certificates, it is possible to provide a certificate to rings which don’t already have a certificate. There is an additional charge for this. All of the rings are checked and examined by a professional gemologist before they reach the website.

Yes, we provide free international express shipping on all online orders. Local taxes and duties may apply. However, we currently do not ship to the following territories: Africa, Brazil, Cambodia, India, Israel, Lithuania, North Korea, Pakistan, Republic of Georgia, Russia, Turkey, etc.

For all vintage and antique ring UK orders, orders are shipped via Royal Mail Special Delivery, the working day after the payment has cleared. Please allow 1-2 business days for your order to arrive. For orders from all other countries, orders are shipped via FedEx or DHL, the working day after the payment has cleared. Please allow 4-5 business days for your order to arrive. Local taxes and duties may apply. You can read our shipping page for more information.

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