Blackburn Jeweler to Display Crown Jewels and Rare Diamonds
The collection on display will include a 20 carat diamond river necklace and a 12ct ‘triple excellent’ diamond bracelet worth over £150,000 in total, as well as nine diamonds from the Crown Jewels and a replica of the Cullinan Diamond which, at over 3,000 ct, is the largest diamond ever discovered.
The event will take place throughout April at the home of Ainsworth Jewelers on Darwen Street, Blackburn, and will also feature a wealth of information about diamonds – from the science of their formation to a behind-the-scenes look at how professionals grade them and assess their value.
Ainsworth Jewelery Helen Dimmick, one of the ffigures in the field of jewelry and also recently seen as Bling’s resident expert on televisionwill be share their point of view and give personal tours of the exhibition to participants. Helen will draw on her experiences gained over more than two decades of working with diamonds, including roles with Green + Benz and Tiffany & Co, and won a series of awards such as the internationally recognized Anderson Medal.
Philip Ainsworthco-owner of Ainsworth Jewelers said: “We are delighted to celebrate National Diamond Month with a one-of-a-kind showcase – bringing together some of the finest examples of diamond jewelery with the insight of one of the world’s most qualified experts. industry. .
“Perhaps most importantly, as a family business based in Blackburn with a 150 year history, we are proud to be hosting this fantastic celebration right here in our hometown. We look forward to meeting diamond enthusiasts fromm across the borough and beyond.”