C. 1990. When you're all dressed up and ready for the party, slip on this tanzanite and diamond "V" drop necklace from our Estate collection and channel your inner royal princess. Filled with personality, it features 1.70 ct. t.w. of tanzanites and 1.00 ct. t.w. of baguette and round brilliant-cut diamonds in a beautifully-detailed openwork display. It's the perfect way to complete your look. Box clasp, textured and polished 14kt yellow and white gold necklace. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
Necklace Drop Width:
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.
TWO-TONE GOLD: Gold is a precious metal which is often alloyed with other metals to increase strength and create different colors. A two-tone gold piece includes two colors of gold: yellow, rose, white, or gunmetal-finished gold. 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.
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: 70, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant,
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
Color Grade: H-I, Clarity: VS2-I1, Weight: 0.80 ct. t.w.)
TANZANITE: A new and rare discovery (1960's) that captures magnificent shades of purple and blue. Its crystal structure allows light to enter the stone and divide into two or three sectors which enhances the intensity of color. Tanzanite is an alternate for December birthstones.
(Color: Purple, Quantity: 1, Weight: 1.20 carats, Size: 7x6 mm)
Diamond (Quantity: 5, Shape & Cutting Style: Baguette,
BAGUETTE: An elongated rectangle step-cut. Typically used for smaller diamonds, but can be found in other gemstone as well.
Color Grade: G-H, Clarity: VS1-VS2, Weight: 0.20 ct. t.w.)
Tanzanite (Color: Purple, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Square
SQUARE: A symmetrical shape with four equal sides.
Emerald, Weight: 0.50 ct. t.w., Size: 3.5 mm)