A truly rare and exceptional find, this 5.5ctw pair of antique diamond earrings features head turning clusters of old mine cut diamonds! Each measuring a striking 14mm in diameter, these stunning earrings are so full of dazzling sparkle and fiery life they could catch your eye from across the room!
Totaling a substantial 1.20ct, the two substantial center diamonds face up beautifully white and are exceptionally clean with VVS2-VS2 clarity. These are engagement quality diamonds!
The diamonds in the halos are also quite substantial. With 4 carats spread over only 18 stones, they are nearly ¼ carat each!
Cut by hand over a century in the past during the Victorian era, these rare diamonds are completely unique, guaranteed to be 100% conflict free, and full of old world charm. Matching sets of old mine cut diamonds are exceptionally rare, making these earrings an absolutely phenomenal find! Crafted by hand over a century in the past, the elegant 14k gold settings are utterly classic and imbued with an air of old world grace and charm. Elegant, glamorous, and historied, these earrings would make an impressive anniversary gift or a luxurious treat for yourself!
The two center diamonds are excellent in quality with exceptional VVS2-VS2 clarity. It is essentially impossible to find any inclusions under 10x magnification. Graded J-K for color, they face up nicely white in these settings. Any very subtle hint of warmth is completely overwhelmed by the bright white sparkle. Additionally, the diamonds appear a brighter white against the rich warmth of the 14k yellow gold settings.
Beautifully cut, the diamonds have elegant and impeccably executed cushion shapes. As Old Mine cut diamonds, they have wide facets which return exceptional sparkle and captivating flashes of colorful fire (rainbow refractions). With 4 carats of diamonds in the halos and an additional 0.32ct for the top two diamonds, the accent diamonds add bold and substantial sparkle! Graded F-H for color, they face up beautifully white and match nicely with the centers.
They are graded SI3-I1 for clarity, and the vast majority are eye clean. The diamonds are all very bright and vibrant, and the inclusions blend nicely into the sea of sparkle. You will absolutely appreciate the size and brilliance of these beauties! The overall sparkle with the diamonds together is absolutely remarkable.
The diamonds are all 100% natural earth mined, and they have not received any treatments or enhancements. The settings are solid 14k yellow gold These exceptional diamond earrings are bright and lively, full of history, absolutely one of a kind, and stunningly beautiful! You will certainly enjoy the brilliance and charm of these antique beauties! 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. The item "5.5 CARAT OLD MINE CUT DIAMOND CLUSTER EARRINGS ANTIQUE DROP DANGLE VINTAGE HALO" is in sale since Monday, November 18, 2019.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Earrings\Diamond". The seller is "mydiamondzone" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.