C. 1970 Vintage Turquoise and .80 ct. t.w. Diamond Pendant Necklace in 14kt Yellow Gold. 16"
C. 1970. In true 1970's fashion, this vintage-style pendant necklace from our Estate collection is transfixed on turquoise! A glorious Robin's egg blue oval turquoise captures our attention at the center, while .80 ct. t.w. diamonds sparkle all the way around an intricately detailed pendant of carvings and open-space designs. Suspends from 14kt yellow gold cable chain with a springring clasp. Diamond and turquoise pendant necklace. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1970 Vintage Turquoise and .80 ct. t.w. Diamond Pendant Necklace in 14kt Yellow Gold. 16")
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
2 1/8 inches
Necklace Drop Width:
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.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
CABLE: One of the most popular and classic of chain styles, created from interlocking oval links unvarying in size.
SPRINGRING 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.
REVOLVER: A safety that conceals the point of a pin and keeps it in place with a revolving lever mechanism.
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: 10, 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
Color Grade G-H: Near-colorless
, Clarity: SI1-SI2
CLARITY SI1-SI2: Slightly Included. Inclusions are noticeable under 10x magnification.
, Weight: 0.80 ct. t.w.)
TURQUOISE: Typically polished and featuring a cabochon cut, turquoise is prized for its depth of color and the visual interest found in veins of matrix stone. Prized as a gemstone for 1000's of years, legend holds that turquoise has protective qualities.
(Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
, Weight: 5.35 carats, Size: 12X10 mm)