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Hope Diamond Pin/Pendant
Item #49143
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Bejewel Like an Heiress: Renowned for its nearly flawless clarity, rare deep blue color and eventful history, this regal and versatile Hope Diamond Pin/Pendant is an exquisite adaptation of the original, donated to the Smithsonian in 1958 by jeweler Harry Winston. Its stunning 45.52 carat center stone is custom-cut from European glass. The pear-shaped and cushion-cut diamond surround is reprised by fifteen cubic zirconia. Rhodium-plated brass setting.
Gems accumulate history. The very stone that once adorned a king or queen might today be set in someone’s cocktail ring. (The history of the Hope Diamond includes a stint in the French Crown Jewels, a daring theft, two recuttings, and purchase by an English king.) The astonishing replica collections presented on these next pages—a mere sampling of the extraordinary holdings in our National Museum of Natural History’s National Gem Collection—let you dazzle in their reflected glory.
1.44" x 1.65"

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Customer Reviews

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By Philanthropist
Cental California
February 21, 2017
5.05
"Classic, beautiful, brilliant pin for both tailored and evening wear."
By maple150ice
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
February 05, 2017
5.05
"Have always admired the Hope Diamond. From the first time I spotted the reproduction brooch on the Smithsonian Store Website I've wanted one. I finally relented and very pleased I did!"
By A. Do
DC
May 21, 2016
5.05
"This is not your cheap-looking replica. This is quality."
By asakim
Texas
May 15, 2016
5.05
"I did not know what to buy my wife for our 41st anniversary. This seemed like a pretty neat way to say, "I still love you.""
By Darryl K
Perth, Western Australia
May 03, 2016
5.05
"I have purchased this item as a birthday gift, at a request, so she will be very happy."