(Closed) What type of ring is my ering?

posted 6 years ago in Rings
  • poll: What type of ring is my ering?
    Solitaire with side accent diamonds : (84 votes)
    90 %
    3 stone ring : (9 votes)
    10 %
  • Post # 3
    2903 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: January 2011

    I would call it both actually. Lol sorry I’m no help..lol Laughing Beautiful ring BTW!

    Post # 4
    2018 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: December 2010

    I’m no expert, but that looks like a solitaire with side accent stones. Most three stone rings I’ve seen have all three stones set at a similar height, not recessed like your two side stones.  Your center stone is so prominent and set much higher.

    My vote goes to Solitare:) 

    Post # 5
    958 posts
    Busy bee

    I always think the word “solitaire” refers to only one stone in the ring. 

    Post # 6
    4951 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    I’d say three stone, because to me, a solitaire is just that – a single stone.

    Post # 9
    399 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2011

    I would say that it is a solitaire with accent stones.  Just like Solitaire can have smaller shoulder diamonds.  Which in my opinion won’t change the fact that it is still a solitaire

    Post # 10
    3830 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: November 1999

    Thats a solitaire with side accents. Three stones have the centre stone and then 2 identical shaped stones directly beside the centre that are mostly slightly smaller. 

    Lovely ring!

    Post # 12
    8042 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2013


    1716, “solitary person, recluse,” from Fr. solitaire, from L. solitarius (see solitary). Sense of “a precious stone set by itself” is from 1727. Meaning “card game played by one person” is first attested 1746.
    I don’t get how a solitaire can be anything but ONE stone.

    Post # 14
    8042 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2013

    @Karebearry:  Yes and I am saying that’s daft because by definition, if it has accent stones, it isn’t a solitaire… that’s what I am getting at.

    Not that it really matters though. It’s a pretty ring and that’s what matters lol.

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