SOLD: Diamond solitaire engagement ring, 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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