What a Sweet Antique Ring………………………..
14 karat white gold Old Mine Cut Diamond engagement ring.
Diamond measures 5.20 m.m. – 4.90 m.m. x 3.30 m.m. and weighs apprx 0.51 carat.
Diamond is a M color, but faces up pretty, the clarity is Slightly Included with a couple of inclusions.
Ring size is 6 1/2. (can be sized)
Stamped in shank ” 14K ”
Ring weighs 1.52 grams.
Circa: Late 1800’s to Early 1900’s
Wear commensurate with age and use.
These antique diamonds feature a squarish shape with soft, curved edges, similar to modern cushion cut diamonds. Old mine cuts were popular during the 18th and 19th centuries. The proportions of old mine cut diamonds vary greatly from modern cut diamonds. Old mine cut diamonds have a smaller table, high crown, and larger facets than modern cut …