25 September 2022

Mazarin, the new brand from Louise de Rothschild and Keagan Ramsamy

Unlike other great figures in the history of jewelry, Cardinal Mazarin has not hitherto been honoured by brands. Yet it was he, so they say, who passed on his passion for diamonds to Louis XIV, bequeathing him the 18 extraordinary specimens in his collection. Today, Louise de Rothschild and Keagan Ramsamy, two gemology enthusiasts, have given his name to their shiny new recycled gold and synthetic diamond brand. But apart from the use of diamonds, there’s no other real reference to Mazarin – the inspiration is contemporary. They showcase an ultra-realistic elephant, seen from the front, on a yellow or white gold cuff. The stylized version represents a brushed gold tusk that wraps around the wrist or finger. This abstract piece is my favorite.

  • Louise de Rothschild and Keagan Ramsamy, co-founders of Mazarin

  • Mazarin - Cuff-bracelet depicting an elephant's head and "Eboris" bracelet in recycled gold and synthetic diamond - €46 200 and €18 000

  • Mazarin - Ring depicting an elephant's head in recycled gold and synthetic diamond - €7 500

  • Mazarin - "Eboris" necklace in recycled gold and synthetic diamond - €33 360

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