Last year, Donald Trump marked 10 years of marriage to Melania Trump with a 25-carat diamond ring. Melania flaunted the Graff ring in her official portrait, drawing criticism for the over-the-top lavishness of the gift. Despite disapproval, Melania’s been spotted wearing the ring to numerous public engagements, favouring this colossal diamond over her smaller engagement ring, also from Graff. Still, Melania’s relatively modest 15-carat engagement appears to trump those of her husband’s ex-wives. View this post on Instagram A post shared by First Lady Melania Trump (@alwaysmelania) on Mar 8, 2020 at 10:12am PDT Trump has said that he negotiated a discount and paid just US$1.5 million for Melania’s engagement ring. Lawrence Graff, owner of the eponymous brand, however, refuted Trump’s claims that he got a steep 50 per cent discount on the ring. The actual value of the 15-carat ring is said to be well over US$3 million at the time of first couple’s engagement in 2009. Meghan Markle, Kim Kardashian, Beyoncé – whose engagement ring cost most? There’s very little known about the engagement ring Trump gave to his first wife Ivana Trump in 1977. According to Newsweek magazine, Trump admitted to never buying Ivana expensive jewellery because he didn’t want to give her leverage if they were ever to got divorced; according to the couple’s prenup, Ivana kept all of her jewellery after the divorce in 1992. View this post on Instagram A post shared by ️Ivana Trump️ (@ivanatrumpfan) on Jan 5, 2019 at 7:58am PST When Trump married Marla Maples in 1993, he sealed the deal with a 7.45-carat Harry Winston emerald-cut ring. After the two divorced in 1999, Maples auctioned the ring for US$110,000 and gave the proceeds to charity. Trump at the time described her move as tacky. Was Melania Trump’s wardrobe a hit or a miss in India? The ring surfaced at auction again in 2016 and was sold for US$300,000. View this post on Instagram SOLD! The Marla Maples - Donald Trump diamond engagement ring by Harry Winston fetched $300,000 at our New York sale today. #harrywinston #auction #diamonds #josephdumouchelle A post shared by Joseph DuMouchelle Auctioneers (@josephdumouchelle) on Jun 29, 2016 at 12:37pm PDT Want more stories like this? Sign up here . Follow STYLE on Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and Twitter . Purchase the China AI Report 2020 brought to you by SCMP Research and enjoy a 20% discount (original price US$400). This 60-page all new intelligence report gives you first-hand insights and analysis into the latest industry developments and intelligence about China AI. Get exclusive access to our webinars for continuous learning, and interact with China AI executives in live Q&A. Offer valid until 31 March 2020.