Antique Engagement Rings

Say “I want to spend the rest of my life with you” with a beautiful antique engagement ring that’s stood the test of time. Our collection of antique-style antique engagement rings includes a wide choice of rare, one-of-a-kind designs from the Victorian, Georgian, Edwardian, and Art Deco periods.


Antique engagement rings often carry a sense of romanticism and nostalgia, as the unique engagement rings may have been passed down through generations or acquired from vintage collections. The engagement rings unique designs and historical significance make them highly sought after by couples seeking antique gemstone engagement rings with character and individuality.

One common characteristic of antique engagement rings is the use of precious metals such as platinum, gold (yellow, rose, or white), and silver. These metals were often meticulously handcrafted into ornate classic rings that showcase the central gemstone.

Gemstones used in antique engagement rings vary, but diamonds were popular choices, especially in the Edwardian and Art Deco periods. Other gemstones such as sapphires, rubies, emeralds, and pearls were also frequently incorporated into the designs of the second-hand gold rings for sale at Laurelle Antique Jewellery.

The settings of antique engagement rings can range from simple and delicate to elaborate and intricate. Filigree work, milgrain detailing, and hand engraving are common features that add to the charm of these old fashion rings.

Below you will find our selection of second-hand gold rings for sale from key eras of Britain's history. All of our unique engagement rings can be resized, free of charge, and come with free delivery to anywhere in the world. We are experts on antique gemstone engagement rings and if you cannot see the engagement ring you are looking for below, please contact us and we will be able to source the unique engagement rings you are looking for. 

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I am super happy with ALL three of my first-time purchases from you. I am hard to please so this is big news! All three pieces exceeded my expectations in their quality and the care that was given to the pieces.

Patricia - USA