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Rings For Sale
Oscar Heyman 1.11 Carat Ruby 0.87 Carat Diamond Yellow Gold Ring
Located in Dallas, TX
Gorgeous ruby and diamond ring by designer Oscar Heyman, in 18 karat yellow gold. Size 7 1/4.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, Ruby, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

14.5 Carat Amethyst, White Diamond Ring
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
14.5 Carat Amethyst, White Diamond Ring Featuring an exquisite 14.5 Carat Amethyst Stone; accented Round White Diamonds with a total weight of 1.80 carats, set in 18K Yellow Gold & ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Victorian Rings

Materials

Amethyst, Diamond, White Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold, Silver, S...

J.E. Caldwell & Co Retro Ruby Sapphire Puzzle Ring
Located in New York, NY
Unique 18 karat yellow gold retro ruby sapphire puzzle ring by J.E. Caldwell & Co. Amazingly designed and masterfully handcrafted this ring from ca 1945 depicts the alpha-omega symbo...
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20th Century Retro Rings

Materials

Ruby, Sapphire, 18k Gold

Turquoise Eternity Band in 18K Yellow Gold
Located in Boston, MA
Eternity band symbolizes the everlasting love between a couple. It shows the infinite love you have for your partner. The circular shape represents love which will continue and makes...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Rings

Materials

Turquoise, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Return to Tiffany Key Ring
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Designer: Tiffany & Co. Material: Sterling Silver Dimensions: key ring measures 30mm in length Weight: 9.73 grams
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21st Century and Contemporary Rings

Materials

Sterling Silver

4.09 Carat Pink Tourmaline and Diamond Contemporary 18 Carat Yellow Gold Ring
Located in Hamilton, AU
Forged in 18 carat yellow gold, this uniquely designed contemporary ring is absolutely gorgeous holding a captivating 4.09 carat bright reddish-pink emerald cut tourmaline flanked by...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Tourmaline, Diamond, Yellow Gold, 18k Gold

18k White Gold Pave Yellow Topaz, Tsavorite and Diamond Cat Ring
Located in Southport, US
18k white gold ring. This adorable ring is a white gold, figural cat motif, pave set with round faceted, light yellow color topaz, approximately 0.95 TCW and decorated with a collar ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, Topaz, Tsavorite, 18k Gold, White Gold

Cartier 18 Karat White Gold Love Ring
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Designer: Cartier Material: 18K white gold Dimensions: ring measures 5.50mm wide Weight: 6.61 grams Serial # DRQXXX Size: 56 Complete with original box, no papers Guaranteed authent...
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21st Century and Contemporary Rings

Materials

18k Gold, White Gold

Vivid Blue Aquamarine 6.2 Ct and Diamond Ring in Platinum
Located in Melbourne, AU
18k gold Main Aquamarine 6.20 CT Santa Maria Colour Natural diamonds 0.42 CT in vs clarity and E/F colour Ring is set in PT900 total weight is 11.90 gram
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2010s Contemporary Rings

Materials

Aquamarine, Diamond, Platinum

2 Carat GIA Cushion Cut Engagement Ring Set in a Delicate Handmade Setting
Located in New York, NY
A hand crafted delicate diamond halo mounting with a fabulous 2.04 carat center diamond. 2.04 carat H color SI1 GIA certified cushion cut diamond .50 cts of round brilliant cut di...
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21st Century and Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, Platinum

Antique Victorian 2.30 Carat Diamond Yellow Gold Solitaire Ring
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional antique Victorian 2.30 carat old European round cut diamond, 18 karat yellow gold solitaire ring; an addition to our engagement ring collections This exceptional, fin...
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19th Century Victorian Antique Rings

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Princess Diana Inspired 3.55 Carat Oval Sapphire and Diamond Ring 14K White Gold
Located in New York, NY
Princess Diana Style 3.55 Carat Natural Diamond and Sapphire Oval Ring G SI 14K White Gold 100% Natural Diamonds and Sapphire 3.55CTW Diamond Color G-H Diamond Clarity SI 14K Whi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, White Gold

Pink Tourmaline Ring 9.55 Carat Oval
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Marvelous 9.55 carat Pink Tourmaline oval platinum ring, decorated with a pair of 0.67 carats, E color/VS2 clarity, oval diamonds, and a total of 0.77 carats, round brilliant collect...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, Multi-gemstone, Tourmaline, Platinum

18K Yellow Gold Yellow Sapphire Single Gemstone Ring
Located in Boston, MA
Yellow Sapphire ring in 18K Gold is a perfect minimalist jewelry to match with every outfit of your wardrobe. It's just a simple ring and simplicity is the ultimate form of sophistic...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Rings

Materials

Yellow Sapphire, Yellow Gold

Cynthia Scott 1.25ct Natural Alexandrite and 18kt Gold Ring, Made in Italy
Located in Logan, UT
Elegant and sophisticated, yet incredibly easy to wear, my Italian crafted Contessa ring is a perfect backdrop for special gemstones. This ring features one of the most prized and hi...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, Alexandrite, Gold, Yellow Gold, 18k Gold

1970s Mediterranean Coral Diamond Gold Dome Ring
Located in Berlin, DE
This ring in shrimp design was fashioned in the 1970's in Italy. Carved Mediterranean coral accented by 19 pavé diamonds weighing approximately 0,39 carats. Mounted in 14K white gol...
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Late 20th Century Rings

Materials

Coral, Diamond, 14k Gold, White Gold

Oval Pink Sapphire and Diamond Rose Gold Cocktail Ring Weighing 1.75 Carat
Located in New York, NY
Eighteen karats rose gold cocktail ring Ceylon oval shape pink sapphire weighing 1.10 carat Diamonds weighing 0.65 carat Ring size 6.25 In Stock The pink sapphire hue tone color i...
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2010s Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, Pink Sapphire, Gold, Rose Gold, 18k Gold

Antique 18K Yellow Gold Sapphire & Diamond Ring
Located in DALLAS, TX
Antique 18K Yellow Gold Sapphire & Diamond Ring. Size 4.5
Category

20th Century Rings

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, Blue Sapphire, Yellow Gold

GIA Certified 5.79 Carat Asscher Cut Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring
Located in Rome, IT
GIA Certified 5.79 Carat Asscher Cut Diamond None Fluorescence Excellent Polish Excellent Symmetry Retail value $2500,000 (includes appraisal for insurance purposes handmade in Ital...
Category

2010s Modern Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, 18k Gold

Champagne Diamond, White Gold Ring
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Champagne Diamond, White Gold Ring. Featuring a Round Brilliant Cut Champagne Diamond ring with a total weight of 2.30 carats; set in 18K White Gold, and Brown Rhodium. Roll-On, ...
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1880s Aesthetic Movement Antique Rings

Materials

Brown Diamond, Diamond, White Gold, 18k Gold, Rhodium

Paraiba Tourmaline, Turquoise and White Diamond Entourage Ring
Located in Antwerp, BE
One of a kind ring handmade in Belgium from jewellery designer Joke Quick, in 18K White gold 9,7 g. Set with a Paraiba Tourmaline centerstone 0,39 Carat., Turquoise cabochons, White ...
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2010s Art Deco Rings

Materials

Diamond, Tourmaline, Turquoise, White Diamond, Paraiba, 18k Gold

1.69 Carat Multi Sapphire Half Eternity Band in 18K Yellow Gold
Located in Boston, MA
Half Eternity band symbolizes the everlasting love between a couple. It shows the infinite love you have for your partner. The circular shape represents love which will continue and ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Rings

Materials

Sapphire, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Tiffany & Co. Solitaire Engagement Ring
Located in New York, NY
Tiffany & Co. GIA certified 2.06 carat I color, VS2 clarity, Round Brilliant Cut Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring Set in platinum Comes with original Tiffany & Co. box, Diamond ...
Category

Early 2000s Rings

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

Edwardian 1.05 Carat Diamond Platinum Engagement Ring
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Edwardian 1.05 Carat Diamond Platinum Engagement Ring Edwardian 1.05 carat diamond and platinum engagement ring circa 1910. The design centers upon an old European-cut diamond weigh...
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1910s Edwardian Vintage Rings

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

IGI Certified 3.04 Ct Emerald Diamond Antique Art Deco Style Engagement Ring
Located in Kaohsiung City, TW
Beautiful 14 Karat white gold cocktail ring with a top quality 3.04 ct Emerald center stone. This ring combines classical with modern elements and can be worn every day! Main Stone V...
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21st Century and Contemporary Art Deco Rings

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, 14k Gold, White Gold

Chrysoprase Green Cabochon Knot Ring in 18ct Yellow Gold
Located in Brisbane, AU
Apple green chrysoprase cabochon ring set in 18ct yellow gold 'Knot' design Bezel and claw set NSEW Size N (UK/AUD) - resized at request ready to ship
Category

2010s Artist Rings

Materials

Chrysophrase, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

2,64Ct Mandarin Garnet 18K Rose Gold, Sapphire & Diamond 0,13Ct VS-F Ring
Located in GENT, BE
One of a kind “Grace” ring in 18K rose gold 8,2g set with 1 natural, eyeclean, mandarin garnet in baguette cut 2,64Ct, diamonds in brilliant cut 0,13Ct (VS-F quality) and yellow and...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Garnet, Sapphire, Yellow Sapphire, Mandarin Garnet, Diamond, White Diamo...

Large Pear Shaped Natural Persian Turquoise and Diamond 18 Karat Cocktail Ring
Located in Tustin, CA
Stunning and totally dazzling, 18 karat white gold natural Persian turquoise and diamond cocktail ring features a 4.06 carat intense "Robins Egg Blue" pear shaped Persian turquoise i...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Turquoise, White Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

Michael Kneebone Green Tourmaline Sugarloaf Cabochon Archaic Style Ring
Located in Austin, TX
A brilliant green tourmaline is featured in this archaic style ring. The tourmaline (origin: Brazil) is expertly cut and polished in a sugarloaf cabochon shape. The gem is bezel se...
Category

2010s Contemporary Rings

Materials

Tourmaline, 18k Gold

Glorious 22.67 Carat Vivid Purple Amethyst and Diamond 18K Gold Cocktail Ring
Located in Tustin, CA
Magnificent 15.29 carat rectangular step-cut or emerald cut, deep purple Siberian amethyst is talon prong set above a dazzling approximately 7.38 carat diamond mounting featuring a r...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Artisan Rings

Materials

Amethyst, Diamond, White Gold, 18k Gold

Stunning 8.00 Carat Diamond Four Row X Design Wide 18 Karat White Gold Band Ring
Located in Tustin, CA
Very elegant and stunning, custom made 18 karat white gold, wide four row "X" design band ring features individual rows of sparkling white baguette cut diamonds invisibly set and sep...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, White Gold, 18k Gold

Magnificent Estate 21.50 Carat Jade and Diamond 18K White Gold Cocktail Ring
Located in Tustin, CA
Magnificent and totally dazzling, 18 karat white gold large estate jade and diamond cocktail ring features a beautiful 12.30 carat green jade cabochon stone in the center, surrounded...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, Jade, 18k Gold, White Gold

Invisibly Set Ruby and Diamond Ring
Located in Aspen, CO
Fine natural vivid red rubies are invisibly set in this unusual ring. Fine white brilliant cut diamonds are bead set on both sides to accent the vivid red rubies. There are 9.45 ct...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, Ruby, 18k Gold

Yianni Creations Fine Silver and 24 Karat Gold Solitaire Pearl Wide Band Ring
Located in Astoria, NY
Yianni Creations Midas Collection 100% Handmade Artisan Ring from Fine Silver with a layover of 24 Karat Yellow Gold features 7 - 7.5 mm Freshwater Pearl complemented by unique techn...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Pearl, Freshwater Pearl, Natural Pearl, Gold, 24k Gold, Gold Plate, Yell...

Mark Henry 0.78 Heart Shape Carat Natural Brazilian Alexandrite and Diamond Ring
Located in New York, NY
An alexandrite is prized for its natural ability to shift colors from a vibrant bluish-green under daylight to an alluring reddish-purple under incandescent light. Originally known a...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Alexandrite, Diamond, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Made in Italy White Diamond Blue Sapphire 18 Karat Gold Ring Ray Fish
Located in Bussolengo, Verona
Ray Fish White Diamond Blue Sapphire 18 Karat Gold Ring Made in Italy I drew inspiration from the Spotted Eagle Ray which is found in tropical waters and its distinguished by its sp...
Category

2010s Artisan Rings

Materials

White Diamond, Blue Sapphire, Gold

Yianni Creations London Blue Topaz Fine Silver and 24 Karat Gold Band Ring
Located in Astoria, NY
Yianni Creations Midas Collection 100% handmade artisan ring from fine silver 950 purity coated with palladium to protect the jewel against elements. Shiny liquid edges are plated wi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Black Pearl, Cultured Pearl, Freshwater Pearl, Peridot, Blue Topaz, Topa...

IGI 17.85 Ct Emerald Diamond Antique Art Deco Style 18K Engagement Ring
Located in Kaohsiung City, TW
Beautiful 18 Karat white gold cocktail ring with a top quality 17.85 ct Emerald center stone. This ring combines classical with modern elements and can be worn every day! Main Stone ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Art Deco Rings

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, 18k Gold, White Gold

Le Vian Ring with Chocolate Quartz Vanilla Diamonds Set in 14 Karat Honey Gold
Located in Great Neck, NY
Le Vian® Ring featuring 6 1/5 cts. Chocolate Quartz®, 5/8 cts. Vanilla Diamonds® set in 14K Honey Gold™. Please feel free to reach out with any questions! Item comes with a Le Vian® ...
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Early 2000s Rings

Materials

White Diamond, Quartz, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

2.13 Carat Ruby Set in 18kt Black Gold Unisex Corone Eternity Ring
Located in Florence, IT
This 2.13 Carat Ruby Corone eternity ring is set in 18Kt Black Gold. Unisex it looks fabulous on any finger worn alone or stacked with other rings. An eternity ring from the Coron...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Artisan Rings

Materials

Ruby, Gold, 18k Gold

Mumtaz Mahal Ring 18kt Yellow & White Gold, Carved Citrine, Topaz, Ruby, Diamond
Located in Melbourne, Vic
The Mumtaz Mahal ring is the Taj Mahal meets William Llewelyn Griffiths’ signature gothic cathedral style in a masterstroke which has created an exceptional heirloom piece the likes ...
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2010s Gothic Revival Rings

Materials

Ruby, Topaz, Citrine, Diamond, White Gold, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Yianni Creations Fine Silver and Oxidized Black Rhodium Artisan Band Ring
Located in Astoria, NY
Yianni Creations Hephestos Collection 100% Handmade Artisan Ring from Fine Silver. The ring features unique oxidized Rhodium background complemented by unique techniques of craftsman...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Rhodium, Silver, Sterling Silver, Palladium

Oscar Heyman Sapphire Diamond Platinum Ring
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Oscar Heyman sapphire diamond and platinum ring circa 1950. * SPECIFICATIONS: GEMSTONES: graduating, calibrated blue sapphires. DIAMONDS: eighteen round brilliant-cut diamonds t...
Category

1950s Modernist Vintage Rings

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, Platinum

GIA Certified 2.86 Carat Emerald Diamond 14 Karat White Gold Engagement Ring
Located in San Dimas, CA
Exquisite Emerald Cut Emerald Diamond Ring! This Emerald ring is absolutely gorgeous. The center is an Emerald Cut Emerald which weighs 1.96 Carats and measures in at 9mm x 7mm. T...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Rings

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, White Gold, 14k Gold

18 Karat White Gold Diamond Cocktail Ring
Located in Monte-Carlo, MC
18K white gold cocktail ring is from Timeless Collection. This piece of jewellery is made of natural white diamonds in total of 7.23Carat in G color and VVS clarity. Total metal weig...
Category

2010s Contemporary Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

14k Gold Ring with Emerald Side Diamonds, Emeralds and Sapphires
Located in Istanbul, TR
14k gold ring with emerald side diamonds, emeralds and sapphires Total weight 2.53 gr Gemstones (all are tested by professional gemmologist) Emeralds 1. Marquise cut emerald, 8.3x4...
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2010s Modern Rings

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, Sapphire, 14k Gold

1ct Oval Cut Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring in 18ct Yellow Gold
Located in Brisbane, AU
Custom made to order* 18ct yellow, white, rose gold or platinum Ultra fine knife edge style solitaire 4 claw set with eagle claws Solitaire 1ct Natural Oval Cut Diamond *Please ...
Category

2010s Artisan Rings

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold, Platinum

Yianni Creations Aquamarine Diamond Fine Silver and Gold Adjustable Band Ring
Located in Astoria, NY
Yianni Creations presents an all-handmade band ring from Midas Collection. This gorgeous adjustable band ring is crafted from Fine Silver 950 purity and plated with palladium, to res...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Aquamarine, Diamond, White Diamond, Gold, 24k Gold, Gold Plate, Yellow G...

Yianni Creations Amethyst and Diamond Fine Silver Palladium Wide Adjustable Ring
Located in Astoria, NY
Yianni Creations Ammos Collection 100% Handmade Artisan Gorgeous Ring from Fine Silver featuring 1.25 Carat Amethyst accompanied by 0.03 Carat Brilliant Cut White Diamond complemente...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

Amethyst, Diamond, White Diamond, Aquamarine, Citrine, Blue Diamond, Yel...

18kt Fairmined Ecological Yellow Gold Bombini Bee Ring
Located in New York, NY
An oval signet-style ring dating back to the 4th century BC in Ancient Greece. A beautiful example of humankind's lasting connection and reverence for the natural world. The Bombin...
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21st Century and Contemporary Rings

Materials

Yellow Gold

Le Vian Chocolatier Ring, Vanilla or Chocolate Diamonds, 14 Karat Vanilla Gold
Located in Great Neck, NY
Le Vian Chocolatier® Ring featuring .33 cts. Vanilla Diamonds®, .25 cts. Chocolate Diamonds® set in 14K Vanilla Gold®. Please feel free to reach out with any questions! Item comes wi...
Category

2010s Rings

Materials

Diamond, 14k Gold, White Gold

6ct Ceylon Sapphire Forget Me Knot Diamond Ring
Located in Brisbane, AU
Custom made to order* Set with diamonds down the band. Available in 18ct rose/white or yellow gold or platinum. Please contact our designer to start the process of selecting your ...
Category

2010s Artist Rings

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, Platinum

7.70 Carat Tanzanite Cushion, Diamond Halo Yellow Gold Cocktail Ring
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This stunning, quintessential cocktail ring features a spectacular gem-quality tanzanite with intense, violet blue color. The tanzanite is cushion shaped and weighs an impressive 7.7...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Artisan Rings

Materials

White Diamond, Diamond, Tanzanite, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Ruby and Pink Sapphire Flower Ring in 18ct Yellow Gold
Located in Brisbane, AU
18ct yellow gold Custom made to order please contact our designer with your finger size to start the design process Combination of Burmese red rubies and pink sapphires set in 18ct...
Category

2010s Artisan Rings

Materials

Ruby, Pink Sapphire, Yellow Gold

18K Gold Ring Natural Ruby Cluster Ring July Birthstone Ring
Located in Bangkok, TH
Natural Ruby Cluster Ring is made of 18K solid gold featured with a natural sparkly Ruby Gemstone. Available in three colors of gold: White Gold / Rose Gold / Yellow Gold. Lightweig...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Rings

Materials

Ruby, 18k Gold, Rose Gold, White Gold, Yellow Gold

Ruby, Emerald, Blue Sapphire and Diamond Elephant Ring Set in 18 Karat Gold
Located in Bangkok, TH
Ruby 0.15 carat, Emerald 0.09 carat, Blue Sapphire 0.12 carat and Diamond 0.05 carat Ring set in 18 Karat Gold Settings Width: 2.1 cm Length: 1.3 cm Ring Size: 57 "Since we first ...
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2010s Rings

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, Ruby, Blue Sapphire, Gold, 18k Gold

GIA Certified VS2 4.13 Carat Princess Diamond Ring With 2 Carat Diamond Sides
Located in Tustin, CA
Stunning platinum 3 stone diamond estate engagement, wedding or cocktail ring features a GIA certified, "Quadrillion" princess cut diamond in the center weighing 4.13 carats, with a ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Rings

Materials

White Diamond, Diamond, Platinum

18 Karat Yellow Gold Grapes, Vines, and Leaves Ring
Located in New York, NY
18 Karat Yellow Gold Grapes, Vines, and Leaves Ring, Sculptor and Tiffany designer Thomas Kurilla sculpted and carved this by hand in wax. Three clusters of grapes with vines and le...
Category

2010s Contemporary Rings

Materials

18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Antique and Vintage Rings

Antique and vintage rings have long held a special place in the hearts of fine jewelry lovers all over the world.

No matter their origin or specific characteristics, rings are timeless, versatile accessories. They’ve carried deep meaning since at least the Middle Ages, when diamond rings symbolized strength and other kinds of rings were worn to signify romantic feelings or to denote an affiliation with a religious order. Rings have also forever been emblematic of eternity.

Over time, rings have frequently taken the form of serpents, which have long been associated with eternal life, health and renewal. Italian luxury jewelry house Bvlgari has become famous for its widely loved Serpenti motif, for example, and its Serpenti ring, like the other accessories in the collection, began as an homage to jewelry of the Roman and Hellenistic eras. The serpent is now a popular motif in fine jewelry. Jewelry devotees have long pined for rings adorned with reptiles, thanks to antique Victorian rings — well, specifically, Queen Victoria’s illustrious engagement ring, which took the form of a gold snake set with rubies, diamonds and an emerald (her birthstone). Designs for Victorian-era engagement rings often featured repoussé work and chasing, in which patterns are hammered into the metal.

Engagement rings, which are reliably intimidating to shop for, are still widely recognized as symbols of love and commitment. The most collectible engagement rings are those from the Victorian, Edwardian and Art Deco eras. Named for the monarchies of the four King Georges, who in succession ruled England starting in 1714 (plus King William’s reign), antique Georgian rings, be they engagement rings or otherwise, are also coveted by collectors. Pearls, along with colored gemstones like garnets, rubies and sapphires, were widely used in Georgian jewelry. The late-1700s paste jewelry was a predecessor to what we now call fashion or costume jewelry.

The Art Nouveau movement (1880–1910) brought with it rings inspired by the natural world. Antique Art Nouveau rings might feature depictions of winged insects and fauna as well as women, who were simultaneously eroticized and romanticized, frequently with long flowing hair. Art Deco jewelry, on the other hand, which originated during the 1920s and ’30s, is by and large “white jewelry.” White metals, primarily platinum, were favored over yellow gold in the design of antique Art Deco rings and other accessories as well as geometric motifs, with women drawn to the era’s dazzling cocktail rings in particular.

Whether you’re hunting down a chunky classic for a Prohibition-themed cocktail party or seeking a clean contemporary design to complement your casual ensemble, find an exquisite collection of antique, new and vintage rings on 1stDibs.

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