Engagement Rings at
"A celebration of exuberant color, this sterling silver ring is crowned with a pear-shaped amethyst and tiered white topaz and amethyst halo radiate attention-grabbing light."
An engagement ring is essentially composed of two parts, a head and a shank. The center stone is held in place by prongs or a bezel.
Fine jewelry settings are created from precious metals. This article addresses some important information about gold, white gold, rhodium plating and nickel allergies, as well as covering fine distinctions between common platinum alloys.