175 Years of Tiffany's Little Blue Box

Tiffany & Co. celebrates a mega anniversary this year with plans to open 24 new stores. Here, a few fun figures about the jewelry juggernaut

$40

The cost of a Tiffany engagement ring in 1896

Adjusted for inflation, that'd be just over a grand today. Sound like pocket change? Contrary to popular belief, you can find an affordable ring at Tiffany today—somewhere in the ballpark of $1,000-$1,500.

Photo: Courtesy of Tiffany & Co.