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Southern Cross Constellation .3ct Natural Diamonds set in 925 silver with gold coated cross motive.
A diamond is a stone that truly states, "I love you"" in a deep way. In fact, you've probably heard the slogan many times that ""a diamond is forever."" This is because of the stone's symbol of deep, everlasting love, as well as the fact that it's the hardest substance known on earth. The diamond is also the stone that marks the 60th anniversary of marriage, and is the birthstone for the month of April. It is believed that the first diamonds were discovered in India at least 3000 years ago, but more likely as long as 6000 years ago. In Ancient India, people viewed diamonds as religious icons."
In the middle East diamond was considered a lucky birthstone bringing good fortune. Rabbi Benoni, the 14th century mystic, believed that diamond was such a powerful talisman that it made the person invincible.
The Queen of Spain was saved by her diamond. When the assassin stabbed her with his knife, he hit the gem and the blade bounced off it. Napoleon also highly regarded this birthstone and wore the famous Regent diamond in the hilt of his sword.
Diamond – ‘the king of kings’ of the gem world. The name derives from Greek ‘adamas’ which means unbreakable. This birthstone has superior brilliance and the most outstanding reflection of all gems. Its hardness and clearness are unsurpassed. Some specimens of this birth gem can cost an absolute fortune. One of the most famous diamonds called Koh-i-noor at the time was rumored to be valued at half of world daily spend.