A spectacular find, this antique bracelet is utterly unique and magnificently glamorous! It features an extremely rare collection of 32 perfectly graduated Old Mine cut diamonds. Totaling an awe-inspiring 25 carats, these diamonds have a breathtaking presence! Smoothly increasing in size from 3.8mm to an impressive 7.1mm, the diamonds display remarkable, mesmerizing sparkle. Hand cut more than a century ago, they are each one completely unique, guaranteed to be 100% conflict free, and full of antique charm!Imbued with over a hundred years of life and longevity, this bracelet is not only majestic and breathtakingly beautiful but also historied and exceptionally rare. This incredibly special bracelet is sure to become an heirloom, bringing joy to your family for generations to come! The two largest diamonds total approximately 2.90 carats, making each one nearly a carat and a half! Graded H SI1 and I VS2, they are both completely eye clean and face up white. These high quality diamonds are engagement ring quality! The remaining diamonds have clarity grades of VS1-SI3, and the vast majority are completely eye clean. The few diamonds with any minor inclusions tend to be on the smaller side, and the majority of the inclusions are white in color, blending well into the diamonds. Overall, the inclusions are not visible as the bracelet is worn; all you will see is these diamonds dazzling sparkle!
The diamonds range in color from F-K; however, the diamonds blend very nicely as a set, the majority facing up white. The bright white reflections in their dazzling sparkle help to minimize the impact of the color. Furthermore, it is typical for diamonds from this time period to show some warmth, so the few diamonds that do show a touch of color only add to the antique charm of this remarkable piece. The diamonds hand cut wide facets deliver big, bold sparkle as well as vivid fire (rainbow refractions).The diamonds are securely bezel set in elegant and substantial platinum settings. It is offered here at a considerable value, and, between the 25 carats of rare antique diamonds and the substantial platinum settings, it is an excellent long term investment. The bracelet measures 7.6mm across (north south) at its widest point and 6.3mm from the bottom of the setting to the top of the diamonds.
It is 7.5 inches long. The clasp is very secure, featuring a two part locking mechanism. The bracelet can also be converted into a necklace upon request. We cannot stress enough how special this bracelet is!
It is incredibly rare to find a set of Old Mine cuts, such as this, and their impact is positively jaw-dropping! Still photography cannot fully capture their brilliance and their fire. For additional details, please see below. Resizing greater than 4 sizes up or down may require a new shank. Rates may be higher for wide rings, full eternity bands, or invisible setting.
Appraisals are available upon request and will not be included unless we are notified. Guarantees Authenticity of type & quality. All of our Diamonds and Colored Gemstones are guaranteed to be 100% Earth-mined stones unless otherwise stated. We manufacture our jewelry in-house and sell at true wholesale pricing direct to the consumer. Our dedication to excellent customer service through personalized attention, timely fulfillment of all orders, and moral integrity.Appraised value guaranteed to be two to three times greater than sale price. Our custom manufacturing and diamond experience is unparalleled and typically cannot be matched by local jewelers. All of our sale items come with a lifetime buyback guarantee. Items must not have substantial damage, significant alterations (resizing is not a significant alteration) or missing stones. This offer does not include custom-made pieces. Delays through the post office are common, especially during the busy season. Expedited service may be available by special request. 5 South Wabash, Suite 1204 Chicago IL 60603.
We need to be notified of the return of the item and it must arrive to us in the same condition we sent it out in. Our jewelry is of high-quality and should remain in good condition if properly treated and maintained. We give our best effort to take the most accurate photos possible, but often times photos do not do our beautiful jewelry justice. Please understand that color accuracy varies from monitor to monitor.The best way to determine the true look of our pieces is to take a first hand look, which we invite all of our customers to do. Covers any irregularities not related to normal wear and tear. Your satisfaction is Guaranteed; Please see our Feedback.
Step 1: Send us a photo or drawing of your perfect ring or piece of jewelry. Step 2: We will provide you a full detailed estimate to meet your specific requests. Step 3: We re-create the piece via CAD to be approved by you. We send you your choice of the design or the physical wax model. We will perform as many revisions to the CAD design as you request (within reason) until you are completely satisfied.Step 4: Once the design is approved, we will proceed to manufacture the piece until completion. We will send you photos of the finished product for approval. Diamond Zone has its roots as a family-operated business and still privately owned today. Located in the heart of the Jewelry District of Chicago, the business had its start in 1992 and has evolved into Chicago's premier location for antique and custom jewelry.
Our expertise evolved from the manufacturing workshop into a full-service jeweler offering diamonds directly from cutters overseas, vintage jewelry and highly-personalized custom pieces. We are now one of the largest dealers of antique jewelry and diamonds in Chicago.
As estate buyers scouring the country for vintage antiques, We really have a true passion for finding rare piece of jewelry from the Victorian, Edwardian, and Art Nouveau eras. We are proud of our success which stems from our commitment to providing a quality product and excellent customer service at an affordable price.Few companies are able to offer the selection, personalized service and flexibility at the wholesale prices we provide. Please give us the opportunity to make you another satisfied shopper. Schedule an appointment to view our Chicago showroom or discuss a custom project.
Please note many of our vintage-inspired semi-mounts and gemstone rings are built to order and may not be readily available at all times. Powered by Solid Commerce The All-in-One Listing, Inventory & Order Management Solution. The item "25 CARAT VS-SI OLD MINE CUT DIAMOND VINTAGE PLATINUM TENNIS BRACELET ANTIQUE BIG" is in sale since Friday, March 22, 2019.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Bracelets". The seller is "mydiamondzone" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.