Art Deco 14K White Gold Diamond Engagement Ring with Orange Blossoms
An Art Deco engagement ring featuring a round brilliant-cut diamond with orange blossom engraving on the shoulders, set in 14K white gold. Circa 1930.
The symbolism of orange blossoms goes as far back as Greek mythology when Hera received the flower as a wedding gift. The popularity grew when Queen Victoria wore a wreath of orange blossoms in her hair when she wed Prince Albert in 1840. Orange blossoms are said to symbolize fertility and everlasting love.