Italian Moderne: Diamond Ring
Steeped in traditions that echo back into antiquity, Italian design has been and continues to be sleek, elegant and most of all, architectural. Centuries old craftsmanship has defined Italian jewelry whether excavated from the ruins of Pompeii or the House of Bulgari, Italy reigns.
Although a modern estate piece, this 18k white gold ring demonstrates the marvelous Italian construction that echoes across the sands of time. Surrounded by pave set pillows of eighty-eight (88) brilliant cut diamonds of approximately .01 carats apiece are two rows of French cut diamonds with eleven (11) stones in each, invisibly set and with a weight of about 1.75 carats. The total diamond weight is more than 2.6 carats with a color F-G and VS clarity. Smooth wide shoulders gradually taper into a silken band. The interior is lined with a ring sizing insert that is both adjustable and removable.
Measurements: 7/16 of an inch (1.1 cm) in width north to south on finger and rises 3/16 of an inch (0.4 cm) from the finger. Weight of 11.67 grams (7.5 dwt).
Ring Size: without ring insert it is a US size 7-1/2 (UK O-1/2; Euro 17.75, 56 mm) and with the insert will fit a US size 5-1/2 to 6-1/4 as it adjusts slightly. We are happy to have the insert removed for you at no charge.
Ring sizing information.
Hallmarks: “750” (for 18k gold); Giulio and Verona (Italy).
Condition: Excellent; light wear to the metal shank as expected with use.
Date & Origin: Modern and is Italian in origin.
Note: All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since the stones were not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.