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The Divorce Ring is Designed for Stylish Separations

 - Aug 29, 2011
References: jewelry.1stdibs & refinery29
I imagine you'd have to have an exceedingly wealthy ex-husband to expect a parting gift like this Divorce Ring, for after the suffering that surrounds a separation, receiving a token of any value is often quite unusual. This particular one is $3,200 from Spritzer and Furman.

Designed with the specs of an engagement ring, the 18-karat gold band has a setting of four full-cut diamonds with a trillon diamond in the center. But what makes it so remarkable is the arrangement of these luxurious features. You could not give this piece of jewelry to your soon-to-be wife, because the Divorce Ring is sculpted to form two halves of a broken heart from the precious metal. The sharp crystalline dagger splits each part apart, suggesting perhaps that wealth was indeed the marriage's demise?