14k Yellow and White Gold. This gorgeous antique engagement ring features a completely eye clean and vividly fiery 2.85 carat old mine cut diamond set in a classically elegant design that will never go out of style! The breathtaking and impressively substantial diamond has a large spread, giving it an even larger look.It is comparable in appearance to a typical old cut diamond in the 3.25-3.5 carat range! Cut by hand over a century in the past with charming, wide facets, this striking diamond has spectacular presence and mesmerizing, colorful fire! The shoulders of the timeless 14k yellow and white gold setting are accented with diamonds, and the setting is embellished with simple vintage touches that add elegance and charm without clutter. Glamorously impressive in size with a classic and graceful design that will never go out of style, this antique ring is an excellent choice for an enduring engagement or right hand ring! The large 2.85ct diamond is graded SI1 for clarity, and it is an absolutely exceptional SI1! The single inclusion is difficult to spot even under 10x magnification. It is a transparent vertical feather on the side of the diamond. It is completely invisible to the naked eye, and its location and nature make it difficult to spot with a loupe.
Graded N for color, the diamond has a gorgeous face up that shows just the slightest hint of warmth. Part of its antique charm, the subtle color is typical of diamonds mined in the 1800s due to the locations of the early mines. The diamonds bright sparkle helps tremendously to mask any color, and the subtle warmth blends beautifully with the yellow gold shank. Cut by hand during the Victorian era, the diamonds wide facets display bright and bold sparkle as well as vividly colorful flashes of fire. This diamonds bold sparkle and vivid fire truly set it apart, and overall it has a magnificent presence!
The side diamonds are beautifully white, graded H-I for color. Graded VS-SI1 for clarity, they are completely eye clean.The original vintage setting is made of solid 14k white and yellow gold. The ring measures 9.1mm across (north south) and 6.8mm from finger to top. Timeless in style and imbued with over a century of life, this vintage diamond ring is perfect for an engagement or right hand ring that is not only stunning but also enduring and meaningfully historied! For additional details, please see below. Resizing greater than 4 sizes up or down may require a new shank. Rates may be higher for wide rings, full eternity bands, or invisible setting. Appraisals are available upon request and will not be included unless we are notified. Guarantees Authenticity of type & quality. All of our Diamonds and Colored Gemstones are guaranteed to be 100% Earth-mined stones unless otherwise stated. We manufacture our jewelry in-house and sell at true wholesale pricing direct to the consumer.
Our dedication to excellent customer service through personalized attention, timely fulfillment of all orders, and moral integrity. Appraised value guaranteed to be two to three times greater than sale price.
Our custom manufacturing and diamond experience is unparalleled and typically cannot be matched by local jewelers. All of our sale items come with a lifetime buyback guarantee.Items must not have substantial damage, significant alterations (resizing is not a significant alteration) or missing stones. This offer does not include custom-made pieces.
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We need to be notified of the return of the item and it must arrive to us in the same condition we sent it out in. Our jewelry is of high-quality and should remain in good condition if properly treated and maintained. We give our best effort to take the most accurate photos possible, but often times photos do not do our beautiful jewelry justice. Please understand that color accuracy varies from monitor to monitor.
The best way to determine the true look of our pieces is to take a first hand look, which we invite all of our customers to do. Covers any irregularities not related to normal wear and tear. Your satisfaction is Guaranteed; Please see our Feedback.Step 1: Send us a photo or drawing of your perfect ring or piece of jewelry. Step 2: We will provide you a full detailed estimate to meet your specific requests.
Step 3: We re-create the piece via CAD to be approved by you. We send you your choice of the design or the physical wax model. We will perform as many revisions to the CAD design as you request (within reason) until you are completely satisfied. Step 4: Once the design is approved, we will proceed to manufacture the piece until completion. We will send you photos of the finished product for approval.Diamond Zone has its roots as a family-operated business and still privately owned today. Located in the heart of the Jewelry District of Chicago, the business had its start in 1992 and has evolved into Chicago's premier location for antique and custom jewelry. Our expertise evolved from the manufacturing workshop into a full-service jeweler offering diamonds directly from cutters overseas, vintage jewelry and highly-personalized custom pieces. We are now one of the largest dealers of antique jewelry and diamonds in Chicago. As estate buyers scouring the country for vintage antiques, We really have a true passion for finding rare piece of jewelry from the Victorian, Edwardian, and Art Nouveau eras. We are proud of our success which stems from our commitment to providing a quality product and excellent customer service at an affordable price. Few companies are able to offer the selection, personalized service and flexibility at the wholesale prices we provide. Please give us the opportunity to make you another satisfied shopper.
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The item "3 CARAT 9mm OLD MINE CUT DIAMOND ENGAGEMENT RING VINTAGE ANTIQUE EUROPEAN 3ct" is in sale since Friday, February 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Engagement & Wedding\Engagement Rings\Diamond". The seller is "mydiamondzone" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.