Superb Antique French Toi et Moi ring in 18k gold and platinum.
The ring features two central old mine cut diamonds with a combined carat weight of over 2.0 carats. These diamonds are truly beautiful and have outstanding sparkle, fire and brilliance. Complimenting these diamonds are two smaller old mine cuts and five graduated rose cut diamonds set to either shoulder.
The total carat weight of diamond in the ring is estimated at 2.3 carats. The primary diamond are beautifully eye clean (estimated as VS-SI1 clarity) and I colour est.
“Toi et Moi”, which translates to “you and me”, is the name given to this style of ring which symbolises two entities meeting as one. Throughout the ages Toi et Moi rings have been a popular engagement ring choice with early known examples as far back as 1796, when Napoleon Bonaparte proposed to Josephine de Beauharnais with one. This particular ring has clear French hallmarks which dates the ring conclusively between the years 1912 to 1926.
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