4.49ct (9.17 x 8.87mm). This head turning 4.5 carat Old Mine cut diamond is breathtaking in size, 100% eye clean, and dazzlingly brilliant with vividly colorful fire!
The cut on this diamond is absolutely fantastic with an impeccable cushion shape, bold sparkle and magnificent fire! Its impeccable antique cushion shape was masterfully cut by hand by Victorian era artisans over a hundred years in the past. The cut quality on this diamond is among the best of the old cuts we currently have available!
There are some old mine cuts which look flat or lifeless, but this one is full of brilliance that must be seen in person to be fully appreciated! The original cushion brilliant cut, the diamond has a very desirable shape that bridges the classic artisan work of the past with modern sophistication.A true antique, this rare diamond is completely unique, guaranteed to be 100% conflict free, and full of old world charm. The diamond has a truly phenomenal presence! 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. Graded SI1 for clarity, this 4.49ct diamond is 100% eye clean. An excellent SI1, the primary inclusion is a thin white feather.
It is nearly transparent and located on the very outside of the stone, near the girdle. It is hard to find even with 10x because it is on the far outside edge. It stones single inclusion is completely invisible to the naked eye. Our first impression of the diamond was that it was VS clarity.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! Absolutely one of a kind, excellent in quality, and truly dazzling, this gorgeous diamond is sure to become an heirloom, bringing joy to your family for generations to come. This striking beauty deserves the perfect mounting. We specialize in vintage inspired design, so whether you are envisioning an ornate design full of filigree and engraving or a simple solitaire, 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.
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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.
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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 "4.5 CARAT M SI1 OLD MINE CUT DIAMOND ANTIQUE CUSHION BRILLIANT SQUARE VINTAGE OM" is in sale since Tuesday, October 8, 2019. 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.