C. 1950. Graceful elegance is a term that comes to mind when viewing this pretty rock crystal and .20 carat round European cut diamond butterfly pendant necklace from the Retro era section of our Estate collection. Finely-etched and detailed styling of this piece with filigree finish reminds us of the most intricately-crafted lace. 14kt white gold pendant necklace. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
FILIGREE: a term for gold or silver wire that has been twisted into patterns and soldered in place. Modern stamping techniques can replicate the decorative appeal of this ancient artform.
Spring Ring Clasp: invented in the early 1900s this diminutive device is highly effective. It's a hollow circular metal fastener with a spring opening. This keeps the clasp closed.
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: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Old European Cut, Color Grade: L, Clarity: I1, Weight: 0.20 carats)
ROCK CRYSTAL: A sparkling, clear gemstone, rock crystal has been valued for thousands of years for its beautiful shine and versatility. For jewelry designs, rock crystal can be cut to offer the same icy appeal of a diamond, at a fraction of the cost.
QUARTZ: From the icy shimmer of rock crystal quartz to the delicate pink of rose quartz to the moody hues of smoky quartz, this gemstone offers something for everyone. Quartz, found in endless colors and varieties, is a popular choice for bracelets, necklaces, rings and earrings.
(Color: Colorless, Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Rectangle, Size: 18.5x21 mm)