National Geographic : 1957 Feb
Most valued symbol of your devotion Beyond all other gifts, a diamond best reflects the depth of your devotion. With its giving goes a continual reminder of your good taste. Of enduring value, a diamond testifies to the quality of your judgment. And a diamond is everywhere an accepted symbol of achievement. This year, let a diamond make memorable that special anniversary,or important birthday,a de but, the birth of a child, or any significant event. V2 carat I carat 2 carats 3 carats $200 to $475 $600 to $1200 $1500to $3000 $2500to $6365 Color, cutting and clarity, as well as carat weight, contributeto a diamond's value. A trusted jeweler is your best adviser. Prices showncover range of quotations in October, 1956, by representative jewelers for their top quality unmounted diamonds. (Federal tax extra.) Prices vary with top qualities offered. Exceptionallyfine stonesare higher. De BeersConsolidatedMines, Ltd.