Condition: very good condition - (more info on our condition scale)
Country of origin:Although it does not carry any legible control marks we believe this to be of Belgian origin.
Style: Vintage Fifties (of the twentieth century) - See also: Fifties (of the twentieth century)or more info on styles
Style specifics: This type of jewelry is very specific for the fifties of the twentieth century. The Art Deco period preceded only 20 years and was still used as source of inspiration, it is (even for the trained eye) sometimes very hard to note the difference betweenArt Deco and Fifties.
Period: ca. 1950 - (events & facts of this era, poetry of this era, fashion of this era)
Material: platinum - (more info on precious metals)
Diamond(s): 16 brilliant cut diamonds with an estimated weight of ± 0.96ct. (colour and clarity: H/K, si/i). 29 single brilliant cut diamonds (also called 8/8) with an estimated weight of ± 0.70ct. (colour and clarity: H/K, si/i).
Total diamond count: 45 pcs.
Total diamond weight: approx. 1.66 crt. with an average colour and clarity: H/K, si/i.
- All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since stones are not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
Precious stones: Ten sapphires (lab produced) (also called verneuil sapphire). The fact that these stones are lab produced has no influence on the value of this jewel. Natural sapphires and lab produced sapphires were both used in this era, rather more for their effect than for their intrinsic value. One pearl
Birthstones: Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April, sapphire for September and pearl for June. - (more info on birthstones)
Hallmarks: No trace. - (more info on hallmarks)
Dimensions: diameter of top of ring 2,15 cm (0,85 inch)
Weight: 11,90 gram (7,65 dwt)
Ring size Continental: 56 & 17¾ , Size US 7½ , Size UK: O½
Resizing: Free resizing (only for extreme resizing we have to charge). - (more info on ring sizes)