C. 1990. There's a certain mystique to these emerald briolette drop earrings with diamond accents from our Estate collection. They feature pretty emerald briolette teardrops of 13.60 ct. t.w. and two round brilliant-cut diamond accents in an ornate setting. Post/clutch, textured 14kt yellow gold earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
1 1/4 inches
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.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
1 5/16 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: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant,
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
Color Grade: J-K, Clarity: I2-I3, Weight: approx. 0.05 ct. t.w.)
Emerald (Color: Green, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Teardrop
TEARDROP: An elongated pear shape, rounded at one side and pointed at the other.
BRIOLETTE: A three-dimensional teardrop gemstone bead with triangular facets all around.
Weight: 13.60 ct. t.w., Size: 10x14 mm)