Los Angeles, CA, August 01, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Black opals can contain all colors of the rainbow and gets its name from their characteristically dark background. These various spectrums add a play of color to opals, which creates a perceived movement within the stone.
Jacob’s Diamond & Estate Jewelry (http://jacobsestatejewelry.com/index.php?page=collection&cid=4&pid=591&startRow=0), a jewelry store that specializes in vintage diamond and engagement rings and other estate jewelry, has recently acquired an incredible rare, vintage, Art Deco, heirloom necklace which features a pear-shaped black opal. The unique piece has been traced back to Circa 1925 and will be exhibited at the upcoming New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show from July 25-28th along with other items.
The black opal necklace is high domed and weighs approximately 7 karats, bezel-set on a milegrained and pierced platinum frame set with diamonds and suspended from a platinum and 14 karat, white gold, 17 ½ inch long diamond chain. Overall, the entire necklace holds forty-seven diamonds that total 1.50 carats.
Another item in the collection is a spectacular mid-20th century engagement ring set that is comprised of a diamond solitaire set with a 4.41karat round diamond that is flanked by a pair of large baguette diamonds and two diamond baguette ring guards that nestle under the larger diamond. Mounted in platinum, the piece makes a spell binding statement regarding the glamour of the 1950’s.
The New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show will be held at The Metropolitan Pavilion 125 W. 18th Street, New York, NY 10011 on Friday from 1:00 pm -7:00 pm; Saturday & Sunday from 11:00 am - 7:00 pm; and Monday from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. Although the show is intended for people who are involved in the jewelry trade, the general public is welcomed and encouraged to attend this event.
About Jacob’s Diamond & Estate Jewelry
Jacob’s Diamond & Estate Jewelry is a vintage, second-hand jewelry store that specializes in buying and selling one-of-a-kind pieces as well as estate jewelry. Since 1984, Jacob’s Diamond & Estate has been offering clients high-quality, original and affordable jewelry pieces from vintage diamond and engagement rings to current modern jewelry fashions.