The pretty Art Nouveau designs on this ring remind of the swirling paintings on the ceilings of the early 20th century theaters. This style of band is called belcher, indicated by the distinctive prongs holding the diamond being an integrated part of the shank of the ring. The 14k gold has a slight rosy hue, the diamond is a .40 carat Old European cut VS/H quite sparkly and beautiful. Circa 1890.
Details.....Currently a size 10, sizing up or down within 2 sizes is included with the purchase. Please contact us if you need this ring sized more than two sizes, it may be possible, and will have a small fee. The ring measures 8.1mm wide at the top. The band measures 3.8mm wide. In Very Good Vintage Condition. You should always expect some wear on vintage and antique jewels; we consider it part of the charm.