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Ceylon Sky - Vintage Platinum Ceylon Sapphire & Diamond Ring. This gorgeous ring is crafted from platinum, hallmarked Pt 900 for platinum, and marked 1.62 and 0.12   for the carat weights of the sapphire and the diamonds. Featuring a natural oval cut faceted Ceylon sapphire, 2 natural baguette diamonds, 4 natural round brilliant diamonds, Vintage styling and quality craftsmanship. This Vintage ring boasts a beautiful sky blue Ceylon sapphire, which displays a violet/blue hue. The precious sapphire is adorned with sparkling diamonds on each side of the gem.  The Gallery on this ring is breathtaking, consisting of exquisite scroll filigree work. The shoulders showcase an attractive triple open-worked decoration, which gives the band dimension and beauty. The shank is smooth and polished, which allows for a comfortable fit and easy sizing.  The Vintage ring would make the most perfect engagement ring, gift , or addition to any jewelry collection. A fine quality piece to be be cherished forever! 

Note: Appraisal included with the ring. 

The earliest diamonds were found in India in 4th century BC, although the youngest of these deposits were formed 900 million years ago. A majority of these early stones were transported along the network of trade routes that connected India and China, commonly known as the Silk Road.

Sapphire is a gemstone associated with royalty. It is believed to attract abundance, blessings, and gifts. It has been used to protect against negative energies, as well as calm the mind, strengthen intuition, and invite spiritual clarity.

According to historical accounts, Ceylon was already known for sapphires by the 2nd century A.D. and there was an active international trade in Ceylon gems by the 4th and 5th century. Its sapphires come in a wide variety of colours and is known for producing the largest stones in the world.

Although the modern history of platinum only begins in the 18th century, platinum has been found in objects dating from 700 BC, in particular the famous Casket of Thebes (see image). ... The Spanish called this metal Platina, a diminutive of Plata, the Spanish word for silver. 


Measurements: Face of the Ring 13.00 mm  x 8.00 mm 

Stone Size: Sapphire 1.62 carats    Diamonds .12 carats 

Weight: 4.72 grams 

Ring Size: 7 

Condition: Excellent 

Origin: America 

Date: Circa 1960 

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