Crown jewels: The fabulous rings which sealed the love of Europe's royal couples

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Crown jewels: The fabulous rings which sealed the love of Europe's royal couples

On March 30, 2001, the engagement of Argentinian beauty Maxima Zorreguieta Cerruti and Prince Willem-Alexander, Prince of Orange was happily announced. As a sign of his commitment, the handsome royal chose an impressive platinum-set engagement ring for Princess Maxima, the central stone of which is a unique oval orange diamond flanked by two emerald-cut diamonds set in bands that were themselves encrusted with sparkling gems