French Mid Century Diamond Gold Cocktail Ring
French 1950s diamond cocktail ring; this is a spectacular handmade ring which makes a huge statement! The central Old European cut diamond weighs 0.90ct and is flanked by 2 smaller OEC diamonds each weighing 0.10ct. Around the central diamonds is a double row of Old European cut and 8-cut diamonds forming a wave design in platinum (total diamond weight of the smaller diamonds is 0.56ct) All the diamonds are set in platinum with the main body of the ring in 18ct yellow gold with ridged bands joining together at the sides. Weight 16.8gms. Measurements: height 2.2cm/3/4″ x width 2.2cm/3/4″ x depth 1cm/1/2″. Stamped with the French state control marks for platinum and 18ct gold (Dog’s head and Eagle’s head) with maker’s mark PD. The ring is in excellent vintage condition and is of fine workmanship. Finger size O (UK/AU), 7.25 (US), 56 (French). C.1950s.