An engagement ring is the most important piece of jewelry you’ll give or receive. Some men choose rings based on sentimental meanings while others choose based on quality and value. Engagement rings differ in their shapes, colors and prices to make every one chooses what suits his budget.
Here are the top most expensive engagement rings of all time.
10. Anna Kournikova engagement ring – $2.5 million
It is an Argyle jewelers engagement ring with a pink pear-cut diamond that weighs 11 carats and is placed at the center of the ring in addition to other two Trillian stones on its sides. This ring was presented by Enrique Iglesias to his fiancée Anna Kournikova.
9. Catherine Zeta Jones engagement ring – $2,5 million
It is a Fred Leighton vintage engagement ring that features a white diamond which weighs 10 carats and this large diamond is surrounded by other 28 smaller stones. The ring was received by Catherine Zeta Jones from her husband Michael Douglas.
8. Jacqueline Onassis engagement ring – $2,6 million
This valuable ring here was put on the finger of Jacqueline Onassis by her second beau Aristotle Onassis during their engagement. The ring is reported to have weighed 40.42 carats for the diamond and is said to have only been worn twice because of how valuable it is. It is a Lesotho III stone with a green diamond and a clear ice diamond on it.
7. Melania Knauss engagement ring – $3 million
This ring first lady of the United States received this ring from her husband Donald Trump.The weight of the diamond is 15 carats. The ring is a Graff engagement one and it has an emerald cut design.
6. Jennifer Lopez’s engagement ring – $4 million
It is a Neil Lane blue diamond ring that was presented to Jennifer Lopez by her ex-husband Marc Anthony. The ring features a large diamond which weighs 8.5 carats to make the ring one of the rarest.
5. Grace Kelly’s engagement ring – $4.06 million
This Cartier diamond engagement ring features an emerald-cut diamond that weighs 10.47 carats with two diamond baguettes on its sides. The ring was presented by Prince Rainier III of Monaco to his wife Grace Kelly.
4. Paris Hilton’s engagement ring – $4.7 million
The beautiful Paris Hilton got this covetous ring from her former fiancé Paris Lastis. The ring weighs 24 carats and it has two triangle stones besides the main middle diamond therefore making the ring feel and look more luxurious.
3. Beyonce engagement ring – $5 million
This Lorraine Schwartz platinum ring is encrusted with an octagon-cut diamond that weighs 18 carats. This magnificent ring was presented to the famous artist Beyonce by her husband Jay Z.
2. Elizabeth Taylor engagement ring – $8,8 million
This ring was presented to Elizabeth Taylor by her husband Richard Burton. This dazzling ring is encrusted with a large Asscher-cut Krupp diamond that weighs 33.19 carats and is known as a pure and transparent diamond.
1. Mariah Carey Engagement ring – $10 million
Mariah’s current engagement to James Parker was symbolized by this highly valuable engagement ring. The ring weighs 35 carats and it is a design from Wilfredo Rosado who is a luxury jeweler in New York. The extra ordinary ring was crafted by the best jeweler and is probably the only ring in the world that looks like hers and as valuable as hers.