A Ring With 12,638 Diamonds Sets A Guinness World Record

Harshit Bansal, founder of Renani Jewels in Meerut, India, set the record with his impressive design on December 21, 2020.

The ring weighs a little over 165 grams or 5.8 ounces.

The ring weighs a little over 165 grams or 5.8 ounces. Credit: Renani Jewels/Guinness World Records. The ring, named the Marigold, or “The Ring of Prosperity,” has a circular band with an ornate floral design, complete with thousands of 38.08 carat natural diamonds, according to Guinness.

The previous record — 7,801 diamonds in a ring — was also set in India by the Hyderabad-based jeweler Hallmark Jewellers. This entrepreneur says he’s making diamonds ‘from the sky’Bansal told Guinness that he was first was inspired to break the diamond-studded record in 2018, while studying jewelry design in Surat, India. Two years later, his company completed the ring design on November 30, 2020.

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