ON HOLD: Solitaire diamond engagement ring in 18-carat white gold and platinum, circa 1940


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Looking for a classic diamond solitaire engagement ring for you or for someone you know?

This one has a simple eight-claw setting, with pierced sides to let the light in. The style is minimalist: it’s all about the diamond. 

The round brilliant cut is estimated at 0.72 carats, graded set as G colour with VS1 clarity. 

It comes with an independent insurance valuation from Bill Sechos at GSL, Sydney’s leading diamond appraiser. 

This is a ring that will never date. It’s also keenly priced …


• Handmade in 18-carat white gold and platinum

• Round brilliant cut diamond estimated at 0.72 carats, graded set as G/VS1

• Comes with an independent insurance valuation for $10,000

• Size approximately 5 3/4 or L, but easily resized free of charge 

• Face of ring is 6.9mm tall

• Weight is 2.8 grams

• In excellent vintage condition

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

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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