Most Expensive Diamond Ring
Rings, as we all know, are very exquisite pieces that are often bought at a very expensive price. Rings are circular band worn as a type of ornamental jewelry around the finger.
Rings can be almost any material; from metal, plastic, wood, bone, glass, gemstone, to other few names. They are set with sets of stone, diamonds that makes them look even more expensive and amazing. Such gemstones are diamond, ruby, sapphire or emerald.
Remember this, rings and the stones in them, each have their own symbolism in themselves with significance and power. But the most common amongst all them is; rings are stated to be a symbol of unending love. The ring itself is stated to be a symbol of infinite love because of its round shape. The ring finger is traditionally assumed that a direct vain to the house of the heart; and since then, wedding rings are usually placed on the left finger of couples.
Alloys of gold, bismuth, tin and copper are the materials commonly used in the production of rings, but sometime, they also make use of platinum, nickel and titanium. Platinum is mixed with white gold to produce a different class of platinum rings. Also, titanium and tungsten carbide are also used to determine the durability, affordability, to produce, different textures and shades of eye-catching ring designs.
There are also those which are less expensive metals like silver, brass and copper which are rarely used compared to the more expensive ones because people prefer them. Aluminum and some other toxic metals are also sometimes incorporated in the production of either the rings of ornaments. However, the biggest and cheapest known alloy of the modern world is stainless steel, which surprisingly is in demand, as one of the options. Its durability could somehow be compared with that of platinum and titanium and that must be why people choose these rings too.
Now, what has been recorded as the most expensive diamond ring ever sold then?
The exquisite blue diamond ring by Bulgari, which is most favored by royalty and celebrities for its brilliance, has been recorded to be the most expensive ring sold. The extremely rare blue diamond ring lead Bonhams Fine Jewelry sale on the 24th of April 2013 as it has been sold at a record breaking price. The fancy deep-blue diamond ring was made by Bulgari, the renowned Italian jeweler favored by Hollywood film stars and the epitome of fashion and innovation during the 1960s, which has made it even more valuable than other rings. The ring was made in circa in 1965 and is estimated to fetch around £1,000,000 to £1,500,000 at auction.
Blue diamonds are rare find, which makes it even more expensive. Now, this type of diamond is rarely seen on the market and, as we all know, fancy colored diamonds are among the most valuable and sought after in the world. They never fail to delight the royalties and celebrities over the centuries and therefore, its no surprise this piece of diamond ring is claimed the most expensive among them all.