Extraordinary Antique Engagement Rings
Each engagement ring within our collection has a unique treasure trove of sentiment, history and exquisite beauty. Unlike the many mass-produced rings that are available today, each antique and vintage engagement ring has been designed by hand, using the finest materials and expert craftsmanship.
With this in mind, it is no surprise that antique engagement rings and vintage engagement rings have become increasingly sought after in recent years.
Whether you're looking to buy a traditional engagement ring, such as our Victorian-era diamond three-stone ring, or a vintage ring bursting at the seams with bold designs and unique colours, like our Art Deco Diamond Engagement Ring, we have the perfect ring for you.
Engagement Rings by Era
At Antique Ring Boutique, we have expertly curated a collection of antique and vintage engagement rings of the highest quality from an array of eras, including Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian, Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods.
From the exquisite glow of the Victorian-era Colombian Emerald And Diamond Ring to an elegant and vibrantly coloured Art Deco-era Platinum, Ruby And Diamond Ring, we are certain you will find the perfect piece.
Learn more about the defining details and styles of the various periods in which our rings were created on our ‘About Periods’ page.
Engagement Rings by Gems
Our collection of exquisite antique and vintage engagement rings has been handpicked by jewellery experts for your selection. You will find everything from Art Deco Diamond & Ruby vintage rings to timeless Victorian engagement rings, such as our antique diamond cluster ring.
With such an expansive engagement ring collection, we are confident you will find the gemstone you desire. Explore our exquisite collection of ruby, sapphire, emerald and diamond rings and find the perfect gemstone engagement ring for that special someone.
Learn more about the precious, semi-precious, and organic stones that emanate character in our remarkable collection when you visit our ‘Explore Stones’ 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 schedule you in for an in-person consultation.
Antique & Vintage Engagement Rings FAQs
In terms of sustainability, it makes more sense to reuse valuable gemstones such as gold and diamonds rather than mining new ones. With this in mind, purchasing antique and vintage rings is considerably better for the environment, and it mitigates the damage done to the environment from the effects of mining practices.
Yes, and here’s why. The historical symbolism of opal is of unique chemistry and passion, which are hallmark qualities of a great marriage. In addition, due to the non-replicable nature of opals, each ring is truly unique and one of a kind, making it the perfect choice for an engagement ring.
Yes, pearls are a brilliant choice for an engagement ring. An engagement ring adorned with pearls symbolizes loyalty, integrity, generosity, and purity. Their elegance and uniqueness make them an excellent choice for an engagement ring.
Unlike white gold, which has a yellow undertone, silver and platinum both have gray undertones, but platinum is brighter and shinier and silver is less bright and muted. There isn't much difference between platinum, white gold, and silver when it comes to durability.
In terms of engagement rings, gold is the most common and classic choice due to its shimmering beauty and durability. From white gold to yellow to rose gold, this metal provides you with many stylistic choices for ring personalisation.
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!
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 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.