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Oval Tanzanite and Diamond Ring
in Platinum and Gold

Oval tanzanite set with 6 brilliant diamonds in a custom platinum and gold ring.

Tanzanite Fleur!

Our client,  a Manhattan executive,  wanted a dazzling engagement ring for his future fiance.  We worked with him to create an original design,  helped him acquire a striking Violet-Blue Tanzanite,  and had our master platinumsmith hand-craft this striking ring.  Needless to say his fiance was ecstatic with the results.



Oval tanzanite set with 6 brilliant diamonds in a custom platinum and gold ring.

The ring features a stunning  4.5 carat Violet-Blue Tanzanite cradled in a platinum half bezel.  Six brilliant-cut diamonds are set in gold channels along the shoulders of the ring.  The ring is hand crafted in platinum and 18kt yellow gold.


Shoulder view of custom tanzanite and diamond ring.

The channel settings are further accented with milgrained edges.  At the end of the tapered channels we placed a small ribbon of platinum to complete the line of the diamonds with another subtle detail.



Side view of oval tanzanite set with 6 brilliant diamonds in a custom gold and platinum ring.

This side view shows the many intricate details that make up this jewel.  The walls of the bezel setting are finished with a stippled texture.  This highlights the yellow gold fleur-du-lis that accents the bezel and sits atop a small cut-out window on the face of the bezel wall.

On each side of the fleur-du-lis,  golden scrolls are recessed in the platinum sides of the ring.  The larger end of each scroll is set with a round brilliant diamond.  The other end of each scroll tapers towards the narrow ends of the recessed compartments.  Beneath the scrolls the platinum is stipple finished to once again highlight the polished gold.


Inside view of custom tanzanite ring crafted in platinum and gold.

As always we have finished the underside of this ring as beautifully as the top.  Note the smooth,  symmetrical under-bezel beneath the Tanzanite,  the crisp windows beneath each diamond (called á jouré) and the polish and evenness of the surfaces and edges.


Oval tanzanite set with 6 brilliant diamonds in a custom platinum and gold ring.

This special ring incorporates elements from two other ring designs we have created:  Wow!  and  Dazzling Diamonds!  We love creating custom rings featuring a variety of elements and gemstones.  To learn more about creating your own dream ring,  please give us a call  (603 624-8672)  or  send us an email.

Name:  Tanzanite Fleur!

Cost:

This ring was custom created as an engagement ring for a special couple.  If you would like to create a ring in this style with the gemstones,  precious metals and design elements of your choice,  please give us a call  (603 624-8672)  or  send us an email.

Measurements:
The oval Tanzanite weighs  4.5 carats and measures  10.5 by 8.0 millimeters.  The six channel-set diamonds are graduated is size and weigh from  0.5 carats to  0.3 carats.  The diamonds are ideal cuts with D - E color and VS clarity.

We specialize in creating beautiful custom rings for special occasions.
Here are a few of our recent creations ....

Trillium tanzanite and diamond custom platinum ring.Oval diamond set with 6 brilliant pink diamonds in a custom rose gold and platinum ring.A tanzanite ring with diamonds handcrafted in platinum and gold.




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