Vintage estate 14k gold .52 carat diamond engagement wedding bridal solitaire ring, size 5-1/2 (can safely and easily be sized). Round brilliant cut diamond has excellent clarity, color, and cut, extremely clean and lively. The .51 to .55 carat size range is referred to in the trade as a "Heavy-Half".
cut: round brilliant cut
girdle thickness: medium
clarity: VS2- SI1
fluorescence: moderate to strong
Set into a simple classic 14k white gold solitaire mounting with a secure six prong setting with a very subtle but lovely half twist gently curved shoulder- not quite a bypass style- and quite pretty. Hallmarked "14K" on the inside of the ring shank as well as manufacturing model numbers and maker marks. Shank measures 2.4mm width at the shoulders tapering to 1.6mm at the back of the ring shank. A nice thick sturdy weight of 3.3 grams. In outstanding condition, an estate piece apx. 30-40 years of age. Diamond measured with Presidium dial gauge. Fluorescence measured with GIA Instruments Diamond UV Light. Diamond color measured with Master Color Grading Set and GIA Instruments Diamond Light. Graded using GIA (Gemological Institute of America) grading standards while mounted. We give a two step color and clarity range based on the confines and fact that the diamond is mounted while grading it.
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GIA diamond clarity grading scale:
IF- Internally Flawless
VVS1, VVS2- Very Very Small Inclusions
VS1, VS2- Very Small Inclusions
SI1, SI2- Small Inclusions
I1, I2, I3- Imperfect
GIA diamond color grading scale:
D, E, F- Colorless
G, H, I, J- Near Colorless
K, L, M- Faint Yellow
N, O, P, Q, R- Very Light Yellow
S, T, U- Light Yellow
V, W, X, Y, Z- Fancy Yellow