In America, during the 1960's and 1970's it was a time of war and change. Master diamond cutters understood that better than anyone. The public loved pear cut diamonds (thank you Liz Taylor), and classic emerald cut diamonds were yearning for something more. Jewelers loved square cut diamonds but were still enamored with the brilliancy, fire and dispersion of round cut diamonds. So, they came up with the beautiful radiant cut diamond. Radiant cut diamonds are stunning! They are a fancy shape diamond that are rectangular in shape, yet have the wonderful faceting of a round cut diamonds with delicate cut corners. The great jewelry house, "Tiffany and Co." started an engagement ring line in the late 1990's using square cut diamonds called "Lucida Cut." They were popular for a time, but rectangular radiant cut diamonds are more coveted today. Our collection of radiant cut engagement rings is always conflict free and each will come with a GIA diamond report. We welcome you to view 4 beautiful radiant cut engagement rings .

Three Stone radiant Cut Engagement Ring

Forever classic, this three stone radiant cut engagement ring features a bright white, rectangular 1.20 carat radiant cut diamond accompanied by a GIA diamond report stating F color and SI1 clarity. This diamond is flanked by two bright white radiant cut diamond accents residing in a 1970's platinum setting. A classic, and always elegant, vintage engagement ring . Fun fact: Three stone diamond rings symbolize past, present and future.

Gemstone Engagement Ring

This sweet aquamarine engagement ring features a square cut 2.00 carat aquamarine. This gemstone resides in a 1920's 14 kt white gold setting. This setting is completed with beautiful filigree engravings, and an accent single cut diamond to help showcase this stunning aquamarine gemstone. Master gem cutters in the 1930's already saw the beauty in gemstones that were square and rectangular in design.

Vintage Engagement Ring

This dazzling vintage engagement ring features a dazzling 2.21 carat rectangular radiant cut diamond accompanied by a GIA diamond report stating I color and SI1 clarity This diamond is flanked by 4 straight baguette diamond accents residing in a 1970's 18 kt white gold setting. Rectangular radiant cut diamonds are coveted in today's diamond market place. Explore our wonderful inventory of radiant diamond engagement rings accompanied with GIA diamond reports.

Vintage Diamond Ring

A stunning .92 carat square cut radiant cut diamond is featured in this 1970's vintage diamond ring . It is accompanied by a GIA diamond report, and flanked by two tapered diamonds residing in a vintage 14 kt white gold setting. Our collection of vintage rings is always ethical and conflict free! While rectangular radiant cut diamonds are coveted today, there are also many unique customers that love the antique asscher cut look as well, but want the faceting of a round cut diamond. The square radiant cut diamond ring is the perfect choice!

Final Thoughts;

Radiant cut diamonds were discovered by master diamond cutters in the 1970's. Which vintage engagement ring do you love? Tell us on Facebook or Twitter!