Condition: very good condition - (more info on our condition scale)
Country of origin: Belgium
Style: Although most people would call this style Art Deco it is more considered to be a product of the fifties of the Twentieth Century. Strongly influenced by Art Deco but also by the Retro style. That to most people this is Art Deco is no coincidence as both Retro style and Fifties style are the style successors of Art Deco.or more info on styles
Style specifics: Abstract motives and geometrical forms are quite typical for the Art Deco period. Art Deco moved away from the soft pastels and organic forms of its style predecessor, Art Nouveau, and embraced influences from many different styles and movements of the early 20th century, including Neoclassical, Constructivism, Cubism, Modernism, and Futurism. Its popularity peaked in Europe during the Roaring Twenties and continued strongly in the United States through the 1930s. Although many design movements have political or philosophical roots or intentions, Art Deco was purely decorative.
Period: ca. 1950 - (events & facts of this era, poetry of this era, fashion of this era)
Material: platinum (touchstone tested) - (more info on precious metals)
Diamond(s):Eleven old mine brilliant cut diamondswith an estimated weight of ± 1.10ct. 209 single brilliant cut diamonds (also called 8/8)with an estimated weight of ± 4.95ct.
Total diamond count: 220 pcs.
Total diamond weight: approx. 6.05 crt. with an average colour and clarity: E/H, vs/i.
- All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since stones are not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
- All diamonds we offer are screened by the IJGC - lab (www.ijgc-worldwide.com) for whether they are natural or synthetic, and all diamonds in this jewel are 100% guaranteed to be natural.
Birthstones: Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April. - (more info on birthstones)
Hallmarks: "pt950" indicating the metal to be platinum and the outer shape of the master mark is in the shape of a barrel and was taken offically in use in Belgium since 1952 (but was already used before that date). - (more info on hallmarks)
Dimensions: width 1,09 cm (0,43 inch), length 19,60 cm (7,72 inch) - See picture with a ruler in cm and inches
Weight: 24,80 gram (15,95 dwt)
Adin Reference Nº: 20302-0018
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