C. 1960. Chic and sophisticated, these 10.45 ct. t.w. amethyst earrings with .30 ct. t.w. of diamonds know how to make a grand entrance. The gorgeous round gemstones enjoy a twinkling frame of rose-cut diamonds totaling .30 ct. t.w. to a wonderful effect. Non-pierced, screw back, textured and polished 14kt yellow gold earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
STUD: An earring that sits stationary on the ear and doesn't drop below the lobe.
14KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 14kt is 58.33% gold. In the United States, 14K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
YELLOW GOLD: Gold is a precious metal with a natural yellow color. It is quite soft and often alloyed with other metals to increase its strength. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
TEXTURED: A unique and varying finish with a tactile surface applied through various techniques, both by hand and with machinery.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
SCREW: An earring with a screw post insert and a backing that twists on to hold it in place.
NON-PIERCED SCREW: Ideal for people without pierced ears, non-pierced screw backings provide a custom fit for an earring. They rely on a clamp mechanism that tightens by twisting a screw in the back.
Stones per Earring:
AMETHYST: A natural variety of quartz, amethyst ranges in color from deep purple to pale lavender, and even to warm greens. Amethyst has been used during meditation to provide a sense of spiritual balance. Amethyst is the birthstone of February.
(Color: Purple, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Weight: 10.45 ct. t.w.)
Diamond: The hardest and most brilliant of all gemstones, a diamond can make the heart race with its pure and fiery spark. An ancient symbol of love, a diamond is the preferred gemstone for tokens of affection, such as rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets. Diamond is the birthstone for April.
(Quantity: 64, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Rose-Cut,
ROSE-CUT: An antique gemstone cut dating back to the 1500s, with a flat back and a faceted top.
Color Grade: H-I, Clarity: VS2-SI1, Weight: 0.30 ct. t.w.)