C. 2000 Vintage 6.00 ct. t.w. Aquamarine and 1.00 ct. t.w. Diamond Earrings in 18kt White Gold
C. 2000. From our Estate collection, these 6.00 ct. t.w. aquamarine and 1.00 ct. t.w. diamond earrings are soft in color, but dramatic in length. Elongated, open shapes shimmer in round diamonds and rectangular aquamarines, while emerald-cut aquamarines drop at the bottom. Hanging length is 2 1/8". Post/clutch, 18kt white gold earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 2000 Vintage 6.00 ct. t.w. Aquamarine and 1.00 ct. t.w. Diamond 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 1/8 inches
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: 36, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
BRILLIANT & SINGLE: A mix of both brilliant-cut and single-cut gemstones. Brilliant-cut gemstones usually have 58 facets, while single-cut typically have 18 facets.
, Color Grade: J-K
Color Grade J-K: Near-colorless to faint color
, Clarity: SI1-SI2
CLARITY SI1-SI2: Slightly Included. Inclusions are noticeable under 10x magnification.
, Weight: 1.00 ct. t.w.)
AQUAMARINE: The birthstone of March, harbinger of spring, aquamarine's powers of revelation are legendary. Usually cut as a brilliant or a step cut, and a member of the beryl family, aquamarine can be found in a range of pale blue hues and aqua green colors.
(Color: Blue, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Emerald, Weight: 5.00 ct. t.w., Size: 14.5X6 mm)