Getting a design for a jewel made with passion and craftsmanship for a unique event you work together with a recognized bijoutier in the Antwerp Jewish quarter
White rhodium finish Gold 18kt (8 to 12% Palladium)
Solitairering with cushion cut diamond.
White rhodium finish Gold 18kt (8 to 12% Palladium) (Also available in other precious metals.) RG1073CUS/40
- 51 mmc
- 2.18 g
- Polish R
- Diamond quantity:
- Diamond weight:
- Diamond Shape:
- VS1 - Very Slightly Included 1
- G - Near Colourless/ Rare White
- Very Good
- Very Good
- Natural diamond
- Setting Details:
- 4-prong setting
- Shape Main Stone:
- Hand made in our workshop
- Choose & buy:
- Getting a design for
- Buy what:
- A jewel made with passion and craftsmanship
- For a unique event
- At Whom:
- You work together with
- A recognized
- In the Antwerp Jewish quarter
Cushion cuts were at the height of their popularity during most of the nineteenth century. The basis for the cushion-cut is the Old Mine Cut, a square cut with rounded corners, a high crown, smallish table and large facets. The modern cushion cut has a square shape consisting of 64 facets which are placed in an angle to maximize depth of the gemstone (note the difference with the modern brilliant cut, which maximizes the reflection of light towards the eye).
VS1 - Very Slightly Included 1
VS1 diamonds contain minor internal characteristics/inclusions which are difficult to observe when examined under 10x magnification.
G - Near Colourless/ Rare White
Only when these diamonds are held next to a master stone of higher color grade, can a slight color be detected. Otherwise color is nealry indiscernible. Although these diamonds are still rare, they are slightly less expensive and are considered a good value. In Scan. D.N. G diamonds are called Top Wesselton and has a value of 1,5-1,99 on the electronic caloriemeter.
at 10x magnification, minor features are seen
Because of the traditional and romantic meaning it has as a symbol of love and connection we only sell natural diamonds. They have a higher value and are exclusive because natural diamonds are formed in the earth under unique conditions and are very rare, which increases their exclusivity and value. Natural diamond forms deep inside the earth as a result of tectonic pressures 100s of kilometers below the earth's surface. They, as a consequence of their growth environment, are varied and unique. Despite being more pure than other natural crystals, they contain many different impurities incorporated from the environment during the long, slow growth process. Natural diamonds also often have a unique and unpredictable brilliance and color. Diamond producers we are working with also do everything they can to mine and process their diamonds in a responsible and ethical manner.
The word "solitaire" refers to the fact that only one stone is placed in the setting. The solitaire setting is therefore the most sober setting of all. It gives a simple and classic look. If you want all the attention on your gemstone, this setting is the most appropriate. There are several types of solitaire settings, including the tiffany setting, which has a high setting that protects the stone and increases the brilliance of the stone, and the cathedral setting, which features metal arches that hold the stone. A solitaire setting can therefore be performed with prongs or claws, but the diamond or gemstone can also be bezel set in a pot or case or directly in the plate or metal. This is not performed by our master goldsmith but by our specialized solitaire setter. Yes, even the typesetting itself is also subdivided into all kinds of specializations. If you want your precious gemstone to be processed into a ring, pendant, earring or bracelet with the greatest craftsmanship, then you choose a workshop with more than thirty years of experience in the middle of the Antwerp diamond district.
A four-prong setting is a popular technique that uses four prongs or claws to hold the gem in place. A 4-prong setting can be a classic, cathedral, contour, knife, border or trellis setting. The advantage of a 4-claw setting is that it holds the gemstone securely while still allowing maximum light to shine through. Provided that the prongs are thick enough of course. Another advantage is that the setting is relatively simple and therefore appears a bit more minimalist than the settings with six or eight prongs. When choosing a setting method for a jewel, it is important to consider factors such as the size and shape of the gemstone, the style of the jewel, and the jewel's intended use.
Hand made in our workshop
A jewel in precious metal forged and processed by hand is a unique work of art. No serial work, but a creation with a soul. So choose a jewel made by hand by a workshop in the middle of the Antwerp diamond district and by a goldsmith with years of experience. This way you can obtain the perfect jewel that suits you exactly. And a natural diamond makes it timeless because Diamonds are forever!
This item exudes class and simplicity.
Getting a design for
If you would like to have a design made with diamonds or other precious stones, please contact one of the most renowned workshops in Antwerp. We will be happy to help you with your creation.
A jewel made with passion and craftsmanship
All our jewelery is produced under our supervison in the center of the Antwerp diamond district. Goldsmiths use all their skills to create something unique for you.
For a unique event
Buying a piece of jewelry is often a unique event in itself. Without there being anything special to celebrate, you can also reward yourself with something very authentic and natural. Buying your own fine jewelry – or ‘self-gifting’ – means that you are probably a very independent person that can also take good care of yourself.
You work together with
Who do I work best with? Who is reliable? Who acts transparently and ethically? These are questions one can ask oneself when one arrives in the diamond district at Antwerp Central Station. Feel free to visit us without obligation for an informative introduction. We are happy to introduce you to the world of gold and diamonds. With that first impression, you then step further into the diamond district to make sure that we are the best as your first choice.
For more than three decades, our workshop has been recognized by the most important authorities in the diamond sector. You can find us for many years on the website www.registereddiamondcompanies.be of AWDC, the umbrella organization of the Antwerp diamond sector. We are also officially recognized as goldsmiths and craftsmen and registered in the Guarantee Register of the Federal Public Service Economy and SMEs.
With more than thirty years of experience, you are in good hands with us when it comes to handmade diamond jewelry.
In the Antwerp Jewish quarter
Antwerp is known for its diamonds industry and its Orthodox Jews. A few decades ago approximately eighty percent of Antwerp’s Jewish population used to make a living from the diamond industry. Apart from the gatherings in the diamond district and at the synagogue, Jews from Antwerp have lived mostly in different entities. The most recognizable community is that of the Haredi. After New York, London and Jerusalem, Antwerp is home to one of the largest ultra-Orthodox communities in the world.