C. 2000. Sizzling with Art Deco-inspired presence, these .70 ct. t.w. diamond, coral and black onyx drop earrings convey such jazzy elegance! Round brilliant cut diamonds line these dangling, elongated beauties, so you can just imagine the shimmering effect with every move you make. And the combo of coral and black lends a chic, exotic dimension. Clutch/post, 18kt white gold earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 2000 Vintage .70 ct. t.w. Diamond and Mixed Stone Drop Earrings in 18kt White Gold)
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
18KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 18kt is 75% gold. In Europe, 18K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
WHITE GOLD: Gold is a precious metal which is naturally quite soft. To give it a white color and increase its strength, gold is alloyed with white metals, such as silver and/or palladium, and often plated with rhodium. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
2 3/8 inches
Stones per Earring:
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: 40, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
, Color Grade: G-H, Clarity: SI1-SI2, Weight: 0.70 ct. t.w.)
CORAL: This prized sea stone conjures up images of exotic oceans and faraway places. With shades ranging from soft muted pinks to vibrant bold reds, coral jewelry complements every skin complexion with a warm glow.
(Color: Red, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Near-round
NEAR-ROUND: A pearl that visually appears almost round.
, Size: 6.5 mm)
Coral (Color: Red, Quantity: 4, Shape & Cutting Style: Rectangle
RECTANGLE: An elongated, symmetrical shape with four sides.
ONYX: A favorite of the ancient Greeks and Romans, this glossy black gemstone adds a sophisticated shine to rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Perfect for day or night, onyx delivers a dramatic dose of color to gold and sterling silver jewelry designs.
(Color: Black, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Teardrop
TEARDROP: An elongated pear shape, rounded at one side and pointed at the other.
, Size: 15x6.5 mm)