GUARANTEED TO BE GENUINE ANTIQUE AND OF THE PERIOD STATED. A Rose Gold Solitaire Diamond Engagement Ring in Art Nouveau Taste. This highly unusual engagement ring of a unique Art Nouveau design was made in Moscow, Russia between 1908 and 1917. The ring is carved with elaborately scrolling and interlacing foliage, and it is prong-set with an antique cushion cut diamond (approximately 1.56 ct). (12,5 mm) Weight 6.9 grams US ring size 7 (inner diameter 17,5 mm).
The ring is stamped with Moscow assay mark for 56 zolotniks gold - an old Russian gold standard (14K - 583) and maker's initials' I'. The rose gold has developed a gorgeous purplish red patina which enhances its antique look. The patina could be easily polished off if desired. The ring comes with a diamond grading report from an independent gemstone testing laboratory which states that the diamond is 7.7 x 6.4 x 4.3 mm, color - L, clarity SI/1, approximate weight 1.56 carat. The item "Unusual Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring ART NOUVEAU Russian" is in sale since Wednesday, October 10, 2012.
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