All over the world, there are so many individuals who love jewelry, may it be made from diamonds, emeralds, gold, or silver. This is the main reason why the industry of jewelry is also booming nowadays. Needless to say, not all people can afford to buy authentic jewelries since they are normally sold in higher prices, especially those that are made from gold and diamonds. In connection to this, here are the top 10 world’s most expensive pieces of jewelry that you should know:
10. Briolette Diamond Necklace, $11.1 Million
The Briolette Diamond Necklace is a very beautiful piece of jewelry that has its centerpiece made from a briolette diamond. This briolette diamond is of over 75.36 carats in weight. Hence, it is not that surprising why it is priced with a whopping amount of $11.1 million. Another stone that made it very expensive is the purple-pink marquise diamond that it has. Not only that, the chain of the necklace is also made from white gold that weighs around 18 karats.
9. Wallis Simpson’s Panther Bracelet, $12.4 Million
As its name suggests, the Wallis Simpson’s Panther Bracelet has an image of a panther, which is made from several pieces of diamonds and onyxes. An American socialite owned this extremely expensive jewelry, who also happened to be the Duchess of Windsor. She’s none other than Wallis Simpson. It was made in the year 1952 by a renowned jewelry designer, Cartier Paris.
8. Emerald and Diamond Tiara, $12.7 Million
The German Prince, Guido Count von Henckel, commissioned this expensive piece of jewelry as a present for Princess Katherina Henckel von Donnersmarck, who happened to be his second wife. It’s made from 11 very rare Columbian emerald stones, which weighed around 500 carats, and of course, some tiny pieces of diamonds.
7. The Heart of the Kingdom, $14 Million
The Heart of the Kingdom is actually a necklace that is made from 150 pieces of diamonds, which weighs 155 carats all in all. However, the diamonds are not the main stars of this jewelry, but the very rare Burmese Ruby. It has a heart shape, and it weighs 40.63 carats. Aside from being a necklace, this jewelry can also be used as a tiara, depending on the personal preference of the owner.
6. Bulgari Two-Stone Diamond Ring, $15.7 Million
The Bulgari Two-Stone Diamond Ring was made way back in the year 1972, and it’s one of the jewelry pieces included in the Bulgari Collection. What made it very expensive were the 2 diamond stones it had. These were a blue diamond that weighed 10.95 carats and a colorless one that weighed 9.87 carats. The current owner of this jewelry is an Asian jewelry collector.
5. Chopard’s Blue Diamond Ring, $16.26 Million
Blue diamond is a very rare stone in the world, and this is the main reason why the Chopard’s Blue Diamond Ring is priced this high. The blue diamond has an oval shape, and its weight is around 9 carats. In both sides of the ring, triangular colorless diamonds are attached. Not only that, the ring is also being ornamented with white gold that weighs 18 karats.
4. The Heart of the Ocean, $20 Million
If you have seen the blockbuster movie titled “Titanic”, then you probably recognize this very expensive piece of jewelry. Even so, this is actually just a replica, but it is still priced $20 million. Can you believe on that? The pendant of this necklace is made from authentic blue diamond that weighs 15 carats.
3. The Perfect Pink Ring, $23.2 Million
This ring is packed with precious diamonds and gold. The centerpiece of this ring is the very rare pink-colored diamond, which has a total weight of 14.23 carats. In both sides of this ring are colorless diamonds. The first one has 1.73 carat in weight, while the other one has 1.67 carat. The other parts of the ring are made from 18-K white gold.
2. The Graff Pink Ring, $46.2 Million
The maker of this very beautiful and expensive ring was none other than the renowned American jeweller, Harry Winston. The stone on this ring is a pink diamond that is very rare to find, and it weighs around 24.78 carats. Winston sold it for $1.85 million in every carat, and a private jewelry collector named Laurence Graff bought it for $46.2 million.
1. L’Incomparable Diamond Necklace, $55 Million
This necklace is undeniably the most expensive piece of jewelry that can ever be found in the entire world. It has huge very flawless diamond as its pendant, and its chain is made from some other tiny cut diamonds. All in all, the diamonds present in this jewelry have a total weight of 637 carats. The pendant is a yellow diamond that weighs 407.48 carats.
These are the top 10 world’s most expensive pieces of jewelry. Without a doubt, these jewelries will mesmerize you the moment you see them in person.