National Geographic : 1957 Nov
Treasured beyond all other gifts All your yesterdays.... A gift of diamonds is a bridge for time. S. . Beyond all other gifts it stars the cherished moments of a shared lifetime . . . It gives, as nothing else, enduring mean ing to all your yesterdays by making them a part of your tomorrows.... .A diamond is forever." 7This year. let a dliatmond make memIllorable that special anniversary, or important birthday, a debut, the birth of a child, or any significant event. 2 carat, $235 to $500 1 carat, $625 to $1230 2 carats, $1365 to $3410 3 carats, $2500 to $5910 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. 1957, 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.