We are looking at a 1960s cocktail ring by Van Cleef & Arpels, set with plenty of diamonds and with lovely dark red rubies for contrast. It’s platinum, to give those diamonds a white background for shine and to keep the icy diamond a cool white.
Offered via 1stDibs, this platinum cocktail ring c.1960 features 11 round rubies, 16 diamond baguettes and 12 round diamonds. The total diamond weight is approximately 3.40 carats. Price is $31,735.12AUD. Currently the ring is a US size 5.25 and easily adjustable.
The ring measures approximately 0.71 inches in height and 0.41 inches in depth (measured from off the finger to top of the ring).
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