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8 Amazing Antique Halo Engagement Rings

Halo engagement rings have been sought after for the past several years, but this popular design is by no means new.

Vintage halo rings featuring halos of diamonds or other gemstones encircling a center gem were designed at least as early as the Victorian era and were popular in the Art Deco and Retro eras as well. Halo engagement rings highlight the center gemstone by surrounding it with dazzling sparkle, and they have a beautiful symmetry that many people are drawn to.  If you love vintage engagement rings and are a fan of halo designs then you’ll adore these eight amazing antique rings:

The Amel Ring

In the Amel Ring, a stunning old European cut diamond is surrounded by sparkling diamond accents in a beautiful square halo. This white gold ring makes for a chic Art Deco take on a halo design.

The Tania Ring

The distinctive Tania Ring exudes Art Deco-era style, with a halo of French rubies encircling a princess cut diamond. Round diamond accents on the shoulders add beautiful vintage detail.

The Narita Ring


The lovely Edwardian-era Narita Ring showcases a cluster of glittering round brilliant diamonds. The textured yellow gold band adds a unique touch to this gorgeous vintage ring.

The Dayneko Ring

The elegant and feminine Dayneko Ring is a stunning Art Deco piece showcasing a deep blue center sapphire encircled by a  halo of eleven round brilliant diamonds.

The Oxnard Ring

The graceful Edwardian-era Oxnard Ring showcases a ravishing oval-shaped opal center cabochon, encircled in a halo of diamond accents for an enchanting look.

The Beverly Hills Ring

In the breathtaking Beverly Hills Ring, a glistening round brilliant cut diamond is surrounded by a luxurious halo of thirty diamond accents. This ring is a true vintage beauty.

The Boneta Ring


A gorgeous peridot is accented by a halo diamonds in the Edwardian-era Boneta Ring. With a yellow gold band and a platinum head, this two toned ring is absolutely lovely.

The Bonsai Ring

This Edwardian Bonsai Ring features a stunning old European cut center diamond. Diamond accents surround the center in a luminous halo.

Final Thoughts

If you love the antique allure of rose gold settings, consider a rose gold halo engagement ring. Which of these antique halo engagement rings is your favorite?  Explore more styles in our collection of vintage halo rings.

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Comments (4)

Kakadiya Group Says:
September 28th, 2016 at 10:33 pm

Well, we are view your collection of vintage ruby ring here. so it is one of the best unique design. Thanks for sharing informative information regarding Engagement Ring….!

Kay Steffen Says:
July 29th, 2015 at 1:17 pm

These rings are absolutely gorgeous!!! I love these vintage rings!!! Yesterday, I saw a vintage aquamarine ring earlier in the week that was breathtaking!!! Your rings in general are very beautiful!!! I find myself looking at these a lot during the day….just daydreaming!!! I have vintage diamond rings .that I inherited from my grandmother who passed away many years ago. I know that these rings are over 100 years old. Thank you for sending me these rings that break up my day!!

B. Earth Says:
July 8th, 2015 at 3:46 pm

Hi Lilian, you can view our collection of vintage ruby rings here: Thank you for your interest!

lillian Says:
July 8th, 2015 at 5:58 am

Why can’t you use rubys?

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