Cromwell is a fabulous authentic Victorian era (circa 1890) platinum topped 14k yellow gold cluster ring centering a bezel set 0.77ct EGL certified Old European Cut diamond graded J color and VS1 clarity. A traditional halo of ten Old Mine Cut diamonds wonderfully frame the center diamond, totaling approximately 0.70ct in weight. Cromwell is fantastic example of a cluster ring that was very popular during Queen Elizabeth's reign. It is finished with a warm, matte patina that can only come with true age. The ring is currently a size 4.5 and can be sized to fit.
0.77ct + 0.70ct
Questions about sizing? See our size guide
The Victorian Period was named for Queen Victoria, who inherited the throne of England in 1837 when she was only 18 years old. Victoria was young, beautiful, and loved immensely by her subjects. Her tastes in fashion and jewelry were highly regarded and inspired the Victorian jewelry trends of the time. Queen Victoria was married in 1840, and she wore a snake motif ring (a symbol of eternal love at the time) set with her birthstone, a brilliant green emerald, as her engagement ring. In the Victorian era, it was very common for birthstones to be used instead of diamonds for engagement rings. After Victoria’s beloved Albert passed away in 1861, the queen went into the customary mourning period for 18 months, which inspired the gold lockets and black jet pieces commonly seen in this period.
free U.S. shipping
free returns & exchanges
free ring sizing with purchase