Antique Victorian ruby and diamond seven-stone half hoop ring, circa 1900

AU$4,200.00

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I am a big fan of gem-set carved half hoop rings, like this lovely 18-carat example from about 1900 with rich red rubies and sparkling white diamonds. 

I love the countless variations that exist within this style. In this case, the mount has been hand-carved so that five upside-down hearts reach up on each side to clasp the gems.

This beautiful ring is robust enough to be worn every day, with care. 

The rubies are well-matched, a necessity for me. It’s in satisfyingly original, unworn  condition too. 

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• Handmade in 18-carat yellow gold

• Oval mixed cut deep red natural ruby at centre estimated at 0.50 carats

• Two smaller oval mixed cut deep red natural rubies estimated to total 0.50 carats

• Four old round cut diamonds estimated to total 0.20 carats, graded set as H-I/VS

• Comes with an independent insurance valuation for $6,150

• Size approximately 8 or P 1/2, but easily resized free of charge 

• Face of ring is 6mm tall, 17mm from ruby to ruby

• Weight is 3.8 grams

• In excellent antique condition

• Will come in a Karen Deakin gift box (the antique boxes are not for sale)

• Note: some of the other rings are for sale separately. Please get in touch if you’d like information about any of them 

Please examine the photographs carefully – they form part of the description. 

I’d be very happy to send more information and images. Layaway available.

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