When I saw this ring, I said “WHOA” out loud in an empty room.
This 3.26 carat antique diamond engagement ring is a solitaire, but it’s so large and the setting is so detailed that it gives the impression of being much more ornate. The diamond, a 3.26 carat European cut stone, also gives the impression of being larger (perhaps 4 carats) due to the nature of the cut.
This side angle is so coy – it’s like the ring is flirting with me. Hello!
Looking at all of that openwork in the setting, I bet it’s really sparkly. The ring is late Edwardian or early Art Deco so it’s no shocker that I’m a fan.
I don’t usually go for solitaires (I like some adornment on the shoulders) but this one is a-okay.
Let’s see everyone all together: