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Treasure Of The Black Hills - Victorian 10K Gold Marquise Diamond Ring. This special ring is crafted from 10K rose, green and yellow gold. Featuring 3 natural marquise diamonds, exquisite detail, Black Hills Gold, Victorian styling and quality gold-work. The expertly claw set diamonds are marquise shaped and have a wonderful sparkle. The diamonds are flanked by a rose gold and green gold engraved leaf. The band on the ring is crafted in yellow gold, it is polished and smooth, which allows for a comfortable fit. This charming Victorian era ring would make a perfect unique engagement or promise ring, gift or addition to any fine jewelry collection. A very sweet ring to be treasured and enjoyed for many years to come.
Note: Appraisal included with the ring.
Comments: Jewelry that is manufactured in the Black Hills of South Dakota. The pieces depicts leaves, grape clusters and vines, and is made with alloys of gold with standard yellow gold as well as green and rose gold. When love is in the air and romance is blooming, sweethearts often think of roses. The rose gold in Black Hills Gold is symbolic of roses, the flowers of romance. Wear the rose gold closest to your heart, to remind you of your sweetheart,
When you think of romance, you think of purity because the love you feel is pure. When you think of gold, you also think of purity. The yellow gold band in the Black Hills Gold symbolizes the purity of your eternal love.
Now in nature, when you look and see things that are green , you know that they are alive, healthy and growing. That is what you want your relationship to do. So the green gold in Black Hills Gold is symbolic of the growth you want in a relationship.
Marquise Diamond: The history of the marquise cut goes back in to the 18th century. According to legend, the French King Louis XV (1710 -1774) commissioned his court jewellers to create a diamond to match the smile of his chief mistress, Jean Antionette Poisson, the Marquise de Pompadour.
Measurements: Face of Ring 17mm x 5mm
Stone size: Diamonds .16 carat
Weight: 1.90 grams
Ring Size: 6 1/2
Origin: America, South Dakota
Date: Circa 1890