Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Emeralds; Gemstone of Choice for Van Cleef & Arpels

Van Cleef & Arpels has always prized emeralds.

Van Cleef & Arpels’ new high jewelry collection, Émeraude en Majesté, pays tribute to emeralds. Over 1,400 carats of emeralds, originating from Colombia, Zambia or antique jewels and usually already faceted, were selected by expert gemologists

Twist Émeraude bracelet set with round diamonds, round mauve sapphires and cabochon-cut Colombian emeralds of 19.80 and 21.48 carats.

Bouquet d’Émeraudes clip set with round diamonds, cabochon-cut chrysoprases and 11 Zambian carved emeralds for a total of 32.53 carats.

Drapé Majestueux necklace in white gold set with round, square-cut, asscher-cut, baguette-cut and obus-cut diamonds, and 150 Zambian emerald beads for a total of 244.24 carats.