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On This Day In 1916 - Edwardian 18K Gold Diamond & Sapphire Ring. This exquisite ring is crafted from 18K yellow and white gold, hallmarked 18K and inscribed: With Love 7-2-16. Featuring a natural round brilliant diamond, 2 natural round cut sapphires, exquisite detail and quality gold-work. This breathtaking ring houses a bright, white sparkling diamond in a coronet setting. The precious diamond is flanked by delicate engraved white gold shoulders adorned by deep blue sapphire gemstones. The yellow gold band has the most beautiful scroll engravings on the upper shank with a lovely fluted detail. The bottom of the shank is smooth and polished , which allows for a comfortable fit. This is a very special Antique Edwardian era ring, truly a unique engagement ring for the love of your life.
Note: An appraisal will accompany the ring. This contemporary appraisal is based on the value of the diamond and gold. Therefore it does not take the antiquity value into consideration
In History of the United Kingdom, the Edwardian era was the period of King Edward's reign, from the 22nd of January 1901 until his death on the 6th of May 1910. This ring is post Edwardian, which was crafted 6 years after King Edward the VII death during his son's King George V reign.
This engagement ring ticks all the boxes. Very high quality diamonds, wonderful workmanship and inscription.
Measurements: Face of Ring 14.00 mm 6.00 mm
Stone Size: Diamond .45 carat Clarity VS-1 Colour E-F Sapphires .06 carats
Weight: 2.90 grams
Ring Size: 7
Date: Dated inscription 1916