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Old European Cut Diamond Study From History To Present

Old European cut diamond exists as a vintage diamond shape.


An old European cut diamond will remember the golden era's elegance. Old European cut diamonds were found around the 1830s. At those times, human beings wore old European cut diamonds on the neck with gold thread in gold pendants.

Also, the old European cut diamond is still gaining demand worldwide due to its exquisite appearance. Old European diamonds have a combination of hexagon and square-shaped faceting styles on the table surfaces. 

In Old European cut diamonds vintage rings and classic wedding jewelry like necklaces and pendants vastly used.

History of old European cut diamond.

Old European cut diamond appearance for women.

History of the Old European cut diamond says that between 1890 and 1935, it was invented, and after that tenure of high demand, it became worldwide popular. In Kingdom times, people wore Old European cut diamonds in the jewelry.

Old European cut diamonds were made with handcrafting artmanship at those times when no machinery and technology were invented as they are now.

The demand trend for old European cut diamonds started at the end of 1800 and the first thirty years of the 1900s. Some gemologists believe that Europe has invented this type of diamond, and it is called the “Old European Cut Diamond.”

What are old European cut diamonds?

Old European cut diamond is another fancy shape of diamond. When diamond anatomy has a trio of the round, triangle, and arrow-shaped faceting patterns with a smaller milky appearance, it is called an old European cut diamond.

The old European diamond mostly made in the round shape because it's justifies its prestige and appearance on all type of jewelry like as promise rings, necklace, bangles, and bracelets. 

The reasons to prefer Old European cut diamonds.

Some reasons exist that direct to the selection of old European cut diamonds for jewelry. For these reasons, it's quite simple and easy to conclude whether Old European diamond is purchasable or not. The reasons are as follows.

  • Larger and square table surface.
  • Triangle, round and heart shaped facets on the anatomy.
  • Brilliance sparkle reflections.
  • More numbered of crown facets.

Let's understands the reasons for preferring the Old European cut diamonds.

Larger and square-shaped table surfaces available in Old European cut diamonds.

Old European cut diamond table surface is larger and square.

Old European cut diamonds carry larger, wider, and square-shaped table surfaces. For this type of structure, the old European diamond's sparkle reflection ability increased, playing an important role in the brilliance appearance.

It's a fundamental fact of the diamond shape. If the table surface is a wider square shape, then the flash reflections are always higher. So this is the first reason to select old European diamonds.

The trio shaped facetings on the anatomy of Old European diamond.

Old European diamond's trio shaped faceting appearance.

The trio-shaped facetings on the Old European diamond are square, arrow, and triangle. These three shaped facets can be found on the old European diamond and make then it selected in vintage rings and necklaces.

Old European diamond's trio-shaped facets guarantee precious amounts of excellent effulgence reflections in returns.

The brilliant appearance delivers from the pavilion anatomy.

Old European diamond pavilion anatomy.

The old European diamond's reflections determined from its pavilion anatomy and in actuality, have been approved. The pavilion takes charge when all the lights enter through the table and crown anatomy to pass the girdle. After that, the pavilion of Old European cut diamonds delivers brilliance to all surfaces.

Old European cut diamond's 45-50° angle curving crown facets.

Old European diamond cut's crown facets appearance.

Old European cut diamonds have 45-50° angle curving crown facets that help the anatomy to collect and combine the lights to successfully delivers to the girdle anatomy. This type of structure in old European diamonds indicates the glitter reflections in return.

Is old European diamond certified from IGI?

Yes, the old European diamond is certified by IGI to evaluate its 4cs, symmetry, fluorescence, and dimensions. It's quite appreciative to certified Old European diamond from the IGI. The diamond certifications allow trust in the characteristics, guaranteeing that it passes all the tests.

Moreover, the grade of the diamond could be in the higher or lower grades; it depends on the craftsmanship. But, the certified old European diamonds are best to purchase.

Old European cut diamonds benefits.

For selecting an old European cut diamond, some benefits make the choice experience better and more memorable. An old European diamond cut creates a dome of brilliance reflections in the atmosphere. Moreover, the faceting styles are appreciative and glamorous of the old European diamond.

Let's take a look on the old European diamonds benefits.

  • Clear and transparent appearance of the structures.
  • The fancy shaped faceting on the anatomy.
  • Properly aligned dimensions with exact space consumes.
  • Alternative of the brilliant cut diamond.
  • Reduce the fluorescence reflections.

Old European cut diamonds jewelry.

Old European cut diamonds jewelry knowns as engagement rings, wedding rings, and necklaces. Mostly, the old European diamond is used in the rings and wedding bands making. In old European diamond cut the appearance is still marvelous that's why customers attracts to select it in jewelry.

European cut diamond ring.

Old round European art deco ring for women.

Shop Old European art deco engagement ring.

An European cut diamond ring will be a 1st numbered choice if want to experience a vintage ring wearing. This European cut diamond ring made in the art deco setting where the engraving work has been done very cleverly. The 18KT white gold metal is used in this old European diamond ring.

Old European cut vintage ring.

Old cut diamond vintage ring

Shop Old European vintage ring.

This old European cut vintage ring carries 4.00 carat weighted diamond that is in the best diamond symmetry grades. A vintage ring in the European cut diamond means the better and dazzling appearance delivers on the hands. From that perspective it can be perfect choice for wedding ring.

Old European cut earrings for women.

Old European diamond earrings for women.

Shop this European cut diamond earrings for women now.

Old European diamond earrings are a good selection for anniversary and birthday presents for women. Three settings exist in the earrings: stud, drop & dangle, and hoop. Thus, the buyer can make the old European earrings in the above settings.

Three gold tones and purity variations are available to select from; from that, the final price is decided. For example, yellow gold, rose gold, and white gold. While the purity of the gold is 10kt, 14kt, and 18kt.

Final call

In this article the history of old European diamond and it's meaning I disclose that can be easy to identified. Also, the reasons and benefits for selecting the old European cut diamond also described that provide a better idea. The jewelry in old European diamond cut will looks a classic and vintage selection all the times.

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