Bentley & Skinner
By Royal Appointment to Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, Bentley & Skinner have between them been buying and selling the loveliest jewellery since 1880.
Specialising in fine antique jewels and beautiful engagement rings, Bentley & Skinner also provides an unparalleled range of services including valuations for insurance and probate, repairs, seal-engraving, pearl-stringing and bespoke jewellery commissions upon request.
A Belle-Époque ruby and diamond cluster ring
A Belle-Époque ruby and diamond cluster ring, the central old brilliant-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.25 carat, set to an openwork quatrefoil design cluster surround of calibre-cut rubies, within a border of old-cut diamonds estimated to weigh a further 0.25 carat, all millegrain-set in platinum, with fluted platinum shank and diamond-set shoulders, French hallmarks, gross weight 3.9 grams, size O ½ , circa 1910s.