1.56ct (7.26 x 6.48mm). This breathtaking 1.56 carat old mine cut certified diamond is exceptionally clean with VS1 clarity and dazzling with gorgeous, fiery brilliance! Cut by hand over a century in the past, it has wide facets that return big, bold sparkle, and a classic antique elongated cushion shape. It is truly a beautiful cut, carefully executed by Victorian era artisans over 100 years ago!This is a very desirable shape now that bridges the classic artisan work of the past with modern sophistication. Already imbued with more than a century of life, this diamond will bring depth and longevity as well as stunning size and dazzling beauty to an engagement or right hand ring. The diamond is exceptionally clean, graded VS1 for clarity. Even under 10x magnification, there are no inclusions visible. Graded M-N for color, the diamond has a gorgeous face up that shows a very light hint of warmth.
Part of its antique charm, the subtle color is typical of old cut diamonds due to the locations of the early mines. The sparkle helps tremendously to give them a bright appearance, and it is difficult to notice the color against skin tone. Set in yellow or rose gold, the very subtle warmth would blend beautifully, and the diamond would appear brighter in contrast.
As an Old Mine cut diamond, it has wide, hand cut facets which return exceptionally big and bright sparkle as well as captivating flashes of colorful fire (rainbow refractions). You will absolutely fall in love with this stunning beautys brilliance, fire, and antique cut! This striking 1.56 carat diamond deserves the perfect mounting, and we would love to share our ideas for custom designs! Full of old world charm, vivid fire, and vibrant sparkle, this strikingly large and truly unique diamond provides an enduring connection to the past and is an excellent choice for a meaningful engagement or right hand ring.
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 "1.56ct VS1 OLD MINE CUT DIAMOND ANTIQUE VINTAGE CUSHION BRILLIANT NATURAL 1.5ct" is in sale since Monday, January 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Loose Diamonds & Gemstones\Loose Diamonds\Natural Diamonds". The seller is "mydiamondzone" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.