5.35 CT Amethyst and 0.28 CT Diamond Halo Heart Cocktail Ring in 14k Rose Gold
About this item
- Halo Heart Design
- Crafted in lustrous 14K Rose Gold
- 0.28 ct. t.w. diamonds
- 5.35 ct. t.g.w. amethyst
- Diamonds color: G-H
- Diamonds clarity: SI
- Center stone size: 12x12mm heart-cut
- Stone setting: Prong-set
- High polished
- Shipped in jewelry gift box
Heart is the symbol of love and so is this purple heart halo cocktail ring. Crafted in oh so precious rose gold, this ring features a heart-cut amethyst at the center and a halo of diamonds decorating the center stone and shank. The calm of the amethyst gemstone is balanced by the fiery beauty of the diamonds that lovingly decorate it. A breathtaking beauty this ring will make a wonderful addition to your jewelry collection.
What makes amethyst special?
Purple, grape, violet, indigo, raspberry and plum amethyst comes in a pallet of gorgeous shades. Known to stimulate creativity, bring in calm, quietude and sobriety the stone is immensely popular with high end designers, artisans and also has a royal fan following. The colors and the properties of this gemstone make it very special
What is the meaning of amethyst?
The word “amethyst” comes from a Greek word that means “not drunk” because the stone was thought to counter the effects of alcohol. It is also believed to aid with moderation in general and keeping a balanced mind. Desired and admired across the world, amethysts are the best-selling purple-hued gemstones. A favorite among purposeful crystals, amethysts are used as healing stones in connection with the crown or third eye chakra.
Is amethyst a birthstone?
Romantic amethyst is the birthstone of lucky ladies born in February. Gorgeous on everyone, the ring makes an especially sweet and on-point gift for those celebrating their birthday in the month of February. It can also be gifted as a luxurious Valentine’s Day present for Pieces.
What is the Greek legend about amethyst?
Several tales have been told about this mystical gem however the Greek legend is perhaps one of the most famous. According to the myth, the god Bacchus was angry over an insult, and was going to avenge himself by releasing a hoard of tigers upon the first person who crossed his path. Amethyst stumbled into Bacchus when on way to give thanks at the shrine of the god Diana. Before the tigers could eat Amethyst, she was saved by Diana, and Dianna was turned into a clear crystal. Bacchus, feeling guilty for the fate he had caused her, poured the juice of grapes over the stone as an offering. According to the myth, this is what gave the gem its unique purple hue. The tale continues and perpetuates the belief that if you drink from an amethyst cup, you will be abstained from intoxication.
How are diamonds created?
Diamonds are formed deep beneath the earth surface, created under intense pressure and brought to the surface by hot volcanic activity.
What do diamonds symbolize?
Diamonds have been admired by objects of desire since ancient times and have been adorned by women and men for centuries for many reasons. Believed by Ancient Romans & Greeks to be the tears of gods or pieces of falling stars, diamonds are also said to have influence beyond love. Diamonds are said to bring the wearer great strength, protection, and clarity. Worn as protection in battle, diamonds have been embellished throughout histories & cultures.
What is the history of diamonds?
Diamonds have always been a sign of wealth, worn by elite classes and wealthy rulers—but in addition to being displayed as adornment and good luck charms, diamonds were also used as carving tools and even digested as medicine. The first diamonds were found in India and traded along the Silk Road, but as the supply dwindled in South Asia, other countries, including Brazil and South America, became the new suppliers. Today, production has increased to about 100 million carats per year across the globe.
When was heart shaped jewelry popularized?
Heart shaped jewelry has been popular since the 15th and 16th century, though traces have been found of jewels containing the heart shape even during the middle ages. Gorgeous pieces of jewelry containing this pretty shape flood the market today. One of the most popular shapes, it is widely used as an expression of love.
Where did the connection between hearts and love originate?
Throughout centuries, heart shaped jewelry has taken on a variety of meanings. It gained popularity as a symbol of love during the reign of Queen Victoria. She herself wore a piece of jewelry with hearts representing each one of her children.
What inspired this design?
Magic, mysticism and eternal love are the ideas that inspired the design of this ring. The beauty of this style will be your go-to piece for years to come. A splendid addition to any jewelry collection.