Art Deco, French, Platinum, Pink Sapphire and Diamond Ring

SKU: ARB-304

£12,000

Pink sapphire and diamond ring, circa 1925. Sri Lanka is the most historically famous source of sapphires, and was colloquially known as ‘Ratna Dweepa’, or the ‘Island of Gems’. This 3.45 carat unheated Sri Lankan sapphire displays a floral purplish-pink body colour, and takes centre stage within this lavish early 20th century saddle-shaped mount, millegrain-set with nearly 3 carats of antique circular-cut diamonds. The ring is an incredible demonstration of French craftsmanship of the period. It’s a huge statement piece, it looks amazing in the hand. The sapphire sits centre of this fantastic ring.

Accompanied by GCS report no. 79221-88, stating that the sapphire weighing 3.45 carats is of Sri Lankan origin, with no indications of heat treatment.

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 Place Of Origin
France

Stone Type
Sapphire: Approx. 3.45 carats total
Accompanied by GCS report no. 79221-88; stating that the sapphire is natural, with no indications of heat treatment
Diamonds: Approx. 3.00 carats total

Stone Dimensions
Central sapphire: 9.19mm x 8.28mm x 4.30mm

Height of setting: 10mm
Width of setting at front: 18mm x 25mm

Metal Type
Platinum

Marks
Mascron - French mark for Platinum

Date Of Manufacture
1925 - 1930

Period Of Manufacture
Art Deco

Condition
Excellent

Signs Of Wear
Minor wear commensurate with age

Band Size
UK N / US 6.5 (complimentary re-size available)

Weight
12.2 grams (gross)

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If you want your ring resized quickly add "EXPRESS RESIZING" for £75 to your order along with desired size and the name of the ring.

If you're unsure of your ring size -please consult our sizing guide, or contact us for an easy solution to gauge your ring size.

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Can a ring be re-sized?

Yes, the majority 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 we'll take care of the rest!

What is my ring size?

Once you’ve set your heart on the perfect ring, if you're unsure of your ring size -please consult our sizing guide, or contact us for an easy solution to gauge your ring size.

How long does re-sizing take?

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 very best to accommodate.

Can I purchase a ring and later return to be re-sized?

Yes, we will do our very best to help you every step of the way. There is no additional charge for this but the buyer is responsible for return postage and insurance upon return.

Can I pay in installments/layaway?

Yes, we are happy to spread over a few months. Please contact us directly to discuss a
suitable payment method and plan. We do not charge interest for installment payments.

Does the ring come with a certificate?

While most of our rings are accompanied with a gemological certificate, 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 rings are checked and examined by a professional gemologist before they reach the website.

Do you ship items internationally?

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, Indonesia, Israel, Lithuania, North Korea, Pakistan, Republic of Georgia, Russia, Turkey, Russia, Singapore and UAE. You can read our shipping page for more information.

How long will it take for the ring to arrive?

For 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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We are based in London, England, and, for the time being, we are exclusively an online retailer.

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