• SOLD Vintage 1940s 18kt Gold French Diamond Tank Ring


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    A wonderful retro French ring from the early half of the 20th Century, c1940s. The ring is made from solid 18kt gold, marked with the eagle head stamp on the outside of the shank, and has a wonderful geometric design across the whole top half of the ring. At the centre is an eye shaped panel of white gold, which is studded throughout with diamonds of varying sizes. There are nine diamonds in total with the centre stone measuring approx 3mm in diameter. The three central stones are old European cut diamonds, with the additional six cut as rose cut diamonds. A true tank ring style and very representative of French jewellery from this period with its chunky appearance and geometric lines.


    Materials -18kt Gold (marked), Diamonds

    Age - C1940s

    Size - The ring is approx 13mm wide at its widest point and narrows to approx 4.5mm at the back of the finger.

            Ring size  UK K 1/2  US 5 1/4  This ring could be resized a little

    Condition - Excellent. One tiny chip in one of the smaller diamonds, only noticeable through 10x magnification.

    Weight - 7.97g