Victorian 0.40 Carat Old Cut Diamond Solitaire Ring, dated 1880
Although this almost certainly started life as a gent’s ring, it is – to our mind – delicate and pretty enough to be more suited to the fairer sex. The vibrant old mine cut centre stone is six in a six claw pierced setting fine open detailing at the shoulders.
Clear hallmarks from the Birmingham assay, 1880.
Cut – Old mine / miner cut.
Colour – K.
Clarity – SI2
Carat – Approximately 0.40.
Dated – 1880.
Condition – Some abrading to the surface of the stone.
Measurements – The diamond is approximately is 5.5mm by 4.7mm and sits 5.1mm from the finger.
Size – V 1/2 (UK) or 11 (US). Complimentary sizing is available, can go up or down.
Metal – 18k gold. Hallmarked.