vintage cushion cut engagement ring

2017  |  Posted by Emily  |  Filed under engagement rings cuts, antique rings dublin, trilogy diamond engagement rings

Rings less than 50 years old and purchased used are considered as estate rings. What are the styles of different eras?Victorian Era (1835-1900) - Victorian era antique engagement rings featured diamonds or pearls set in yellow or rose gold. The ring styles varied from simple elegance to intricate detail. Many settings featured rows of diamonds that were cut with an extra facet in the bottom of the stone. This was known as a mine cut. Edwardian Era (1900-1920) - With the invention of the oxyacetylene torch, platinum became the preferred metal for the period.

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wedding band with oval engagement ring

2017  |  Posted by Emily  |  Filed under engagement ring cork, mens wedding bands dublin, eternity ring with baguette diamonds

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Edwardian Era (1900-1920) - With the invention of the oxyacetylene torch, platinum became the preferred metal for the period. The wedding bands were often crafted with lacy and pierced shapes, milgraining, filigree detail, and scrollwork. Rose-cut diamonds and sapphires were the preferred stones. Art Deco Era (1920-1930) - Art Deco antique engagement rings feature a streamlined geometric look. They also reflect Egyptian, Asian, and Native American cultures. These rings were often made of platinum featured colorful, contrasting gemstones as well as diamonds. This will help your jeweler make suggestions on the ring you should consider.

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Rose-cut diamonds and sapphires were the preferred stones.

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