The hardest mineral on the earth and the most known gemstone, diamond come in all shapes and sizes.
Spanning the entire rainbow of colors and ranging from a perfectly clear clarity to heavily salt and pepper, diamonds can be cut in an array of styles.
Steering away from the common and expected, Ann Ziff has made slices of diamonds a signature stone in the designs. These tabular stones with broad facets give large flashes of sparkle when worn.
Marrying the undeniable sparkle of a diamond with the lightness of a thin slice, these stones provide an opportunity for large scaled looks without the weight.
Diamond slices highlight and accentuate the inclusions or lack of as a windows to the millions of years of heat and pressure applied to a single element, carbon. Feathered inclusions, commonly found in facetted diamonds, are brought to light showing the stresses and strains diamonds go thru for millions of years to be created.