Petite Floral Diamond Cluster Ring

$600.00
About Details History
This sweet 1920s daisy ring is fashioned in 18k gold and platinum with six tiny single cut diamonds set in each petal and a seventh diamond at the center. The ring features a pretty scalloped gallery, narrow knife edge shoulders and a half round hoop.

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  • Materials: Top ring: 18k gold, platinum, single cut diamonds (center .02ct, 6 x .01ct)
  • Age: c. 1920
  • Condition: very good.
  • Size: Top ring: 6.5, can be resized for an additional fee of $90; 6.6mm head, 1.8mm hoop
  • Location: to see these rings in person, please visit our shop in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.
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ART DECO (1915 – 1940) Art Deco is highly recognizable for its minimalism and futurism. Simultaneous art movements—Cubism, Bauhaus—informed the geometric style, along with “exotic” foreign influences like the Ballet Russe. Motifs like ziggurats and sunbursts, stripped of visual clutter, conveyed the optimism of an increasingly technological world. In jewelry, the predominant use of white metals let colorful gems take center stage. Stones that were opaque and true in color, like lapis lazuli, onyx, jade, coral, and opal were worked into designs alongside more precious and brilliant gems, like diamonds, sapphires, rubies, and emeralds. Extra-long beaded necklaces and tasseled “sautoirs” followed the narrow flapper silhouette. The baguette cut was an Art Deco innovation, and the decade saw increased use of other angular diamond cuts, like the precise caliber cut and the emerald cut. Synthetic gems, like sapphires, were celebrated as a scientific marvel. Marcel Tolkowsky, 21 years old at the time, published the design for the round brilliant cut in 1919.
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About Details History
This sweet 1920s daisy ring is fashioned in 18k gold and platinum with six tiny single cut diamonds set in each petal and a seventh diamond at the center. The ring features a pretty scalloped gallery, narrow knife edge shoulders and a half round hoop.

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  • Materials: Top ring: 18k gold, platinum, single cut diamonds (center .02ct, 6 x .01ct)
  • Age: c. 1920
  • Condition: very good.
  • Size: Top ring: 6.5, can be resized for an additional fee of $90; 6.6mm head, 1.8mm hoop
  • Location: to see these rings in person, please visit our shop in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.
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ART DECO (1915 – 1940) Art Deco is highly recognizable for its minimalism and futurism. Simultaneous art movements—Cubism, Bauhaus—informed the geometric style, along with “exotic” foreign influences like the Ballet Russe. Motifs like ziggurats and sunbursts, stripped of visual clutter, conveyed the optimism of an increasingly technological world. In jewelry, the predominant use of white metals let colorful gems take center stage. Stones that were opaque and true in color, like lapis lazuli, onyx, jade, coral, and opal were worked into designs alongside more precious and brilliant gems, like diamonds, sapphires, rubies, and emeralds. Extra-long beaded necklaces and tasseled “sautoirs” followed the narrow flapper silhouette. The baguette cut was an Art Deco innovation, and the decade saw increased use of other angular diamond cuts, like the precise caliber cut and the emerald cut. Synthetic gems, like sapphires, were celebrated as a scientific marvel. Marcel Tolkowsky, 21 years old at the time, published the design for the round brilliant cut in 1919.
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