marquise-cut engagement ring
Photo: Ellen McDermott


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Neil Lane

Valentine's Rings
Courtesy of Neil Lane

The name for this cut comes from 18th-century Versailles, where courtiers wore ship-shaped rings as a sign of their rank. Today the marquise can be set vertically, like Victoria Beckham wears, or sailing across the finger, as Catherine Zeta-Jones's horizontally set, 10-carat marquise does.

5-carat marquise-cut diamond in platinum, Neil Lane, $175,000;

02 of 08


engagement rings
Courtesy of Bulgari

11.17-carat marquise-cut diamond in platinum, Bulgari, price upon request; 800-285-4274.

03 of 08

Tiffany & Co.

Tiffany & Co. marquise-cut diamond ring
Kenji Toma

2.39-carat marquise-cut diamond and pave diamonds in platinum, Tiffany & Co., $75,500; 800-526-0649.

04 of 08

Tiffany & Co.

engagement rings
Courtesy of Tiffany & Co.

Marquise-cut diamond in platinum, Tiffany & Co., $50,500; 212-526-0649.

05 of 08


Courtesy of Ritani

.75-carat bezel-set diamond, bezel-set blue sapphires and micropave diamonds in platinum, Ritani, price upon request;

06 of 08

Jack Kelege

engagement rings
Courtesy of Jack Kelege

Marquise-cut diamond and pave diamonds in platinum, Jack Kelege, price upon request;

07 of 08


marquise-cut diamond ring
James Worrell

3.3-carat marquise-cut diamond in platinum, Fred Leighton, $65,000; 212-288-1872.

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Suzanne Felsen

marquise-cut engagement ring
Ellen McDermott

1.16-total-carat-weight marquise-cut diamonds in platinum, Suzanne Felsen, $10,500; 310-315-1972.

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