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What is a vintage diamond?

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A vintage diamond — as in, “a vintage diamond engagement ring” — refers to a ring that is at least 20 years old. Antique rings were made more than 100 years ago. Vintage diamond jewelry is not old enough to qualify as antique but it is at least two decades old. Find a collection of antique and vintage diamond jewelry on 1stDibs today.
1stDibs ExpertOctober 12, 2021
Shop for vintage 1980s diamond ring on 1stDibs
Vintage Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring, circa 1980s, Platinum
Located in Yorkshire, West Yorkshire
A classic vintage solitaire diamond engagement ring featuring a brilliant cut diamond approx
Category

Late 20th Century Unknown Contemporary Solitaire Rings

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

Vintage Sapphire and Diamond Cluster Dress Ring, circa 1980s
Located in London, GB
Dating to the 1980s, this vintage dress ring features three centre sapphires, oval in shape and
Category

Vintage 1980s Unknown Cluster Rings

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, 18k Gold

Vintage 1980s Diamond White Gold Twist Ring
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
). This fine 1980s white gold twist ring is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card
Category

Vintage 1980s American Cocktail Rings

Materials

Diamond, 14k Gold, White Gold

Cartier Vintage Cabochon Sapphire and Diamond Gypsy Ring, c.1980s
By Cartier
Located in London, GB
A stately Cartier gypsy sapphire and diamond ring dating to c.1980s. In the centre sits a gorgeous
Category

Vintage 1980s Unknown Modern Fashion Rings

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, 18k Gold

Vintage 1980s Diamond and Platinum Solitaire Engagement Ring
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
, and a PDF file will be sent. Condition This impressive vintage 1980s solitaire ring is fine quality
Category

Vintage 1940s Unknown Solitaire Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, Platinum

Vintage Ruby and Diamond Cluster Ring, White Gold, circa 1980s
Located in Yorkshire, West Yorkshire
A ruby and diamond cluster ring set with 16 brilliant cut diamonds, measuring approx. 2.50mm
Category

Late 20th Century Modern Cluster Rings

Materials

Diamond, Ruby, White Gold

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