European cut diamonds by the inch
Diamonds by the inch necklace: 18 kt white gold; featuring 11 European cut diamonds of calibrated sizes starting with a 0.54 ct diamond at the center. Each diamond is supported in hand made spectacle style bezels floating on a classic cable style necklace. Fastened by an easily operated lobster claw style clasp. Length closed: 18″ (can be shortened) Legend: The European cut diamonds were originally cut back in the late 1890’s, and repurposed and set in traditional hand made bezels using today’s technology for the manufacture of chain. The diamonds by the inch or interval chain was very popular in the roaring twenties. 11 European cut diamonds: Circa 1890’s (Victorian) Total known diamond weight: : 3.24 ct (0.54 – 0.10 ct) Color: I/J Clarity: Vs2 / Si1 Gross weight: 2.85 dwt.