National Geographic : 1958 Nov
Treasured beyond all other gifts Nothing will mean so much to her as this bright spray of living light-this diamond pin-casting its glow on all your memories and all the good years waiting to be shared. "A diamond is forever." This year, let a diamond make memorable that special anniversary or important birthday, a debut, the birth of a child, or any significant event. /2 carat, $225 to $455 1 carat, $615 to $1275 2 carats, $1680 to $3500 3 carats, $3000 to $6820 Color, cutting and clarity, as well as carat weight, contribute to a diamond's value. A trusted jeweler is your best adviser. Prices shown cover range of quotations in July, 1958, by repre sentative jewelers for their top-quality unmounted diamonds. (Federal tax extra.) Prices vary with top qualities offered. Exceptionally fine stones are higher. De Beers Consolidated Mines, Ltd.