C. 1990 Vintage Water Opal and 1.15 ct. t.w. Green and Yellow Sapphire Earrings in 10kt Yellow Gold
C. 1990. Reminiscent of spring, these earrings from our Estate collection shimmer in yellow, green and white. Oval water opals boast their signature flashes of color, topped by 1.15 ct. t.w. of green and yellow sapphires with diamond accents. Set in 10kt yellow gold. Post/clutch, green and yellow sapphire and water opal earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1990 Vintage Water Opal and 1.15 ct. t.w. Green and Yellow Sapphire Earrings in 10kt Yellow Gold)
10KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 10kt is 41.67% gold.
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.
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.
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 Single-Cut
SINGLE-CUT: A gemstone cutting technique that dates back to the 1300s. Still used today, the single-cut usually features 18 facets that go in one direction without crossing each other.
, Color Grade: H-I
Color Grade H-I: Near-colorless
, Clarity: SI2
CLARITY SI2: Slightly Included. Inclusions are noticeable under 10x magnification.
, Weight: 0.02 ct. t.w.)
OPAL: With an iridescent luster that can reveal a beautiful kaleidoscope of color, the opal has inspired many myths and legends. A white opal with swirls of soft pastel shades is popular for jewelry, but opals also come in black and blue. Opal is the gemstone for October birthdays.
(Color: White, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
, Weight: 1.90 ct. t.w., Size: 8X6 mm)
SAPPHIRE: A favorite gemstone of ancient priests and royalty, the sapphire radiates sophistication and grace. This prized gem comes in every hue of blue, plus the more unexpected shades of pink, yellow, green and orange, and is September's birthstone.
(Color: Green, Quantity: 4, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval, Weight: 0.80 ct. t.w., Size: 4X3 mm)