Mid century white gold ring set with baguette and round diamonds in 18k.
The baguette diamond centrepiece fans out in a subtle asymmetric wrap.
This is also a classic post war jewelry look poised for its insistence on design, that is not Art Deco or cluster.
Chinese mid century rings of these region tend to be chunky in their gold, sometimes flattish, but this piece is dainty and curvy, tallest at 11mm.
Its place is firm in Noir jewelry aesthetic – these period authentic white gold rings have a certain grey beauty that will go with yellow gold rings quite naturally.
One of the first few looks to inform street style from ‘celluloid’ actresses, mid century rings are cinematic. Their style is a specific prim, preened look.