C. 1980 Vintage 23.10 ct. t.w. Rubellite and 1.30 ct. t.w. Diamond Earrings in 14kt Yellow Gold
C. 1980. Robust red rubellite, 23.10 ct. t.w., runs the show in this elegant pair from our Estate collection. Joined by 1.30 ct. t.w. diamonds and set in a curled frame of 14kt yellow gold, the earrings hang to 1 1/2". Post/clutch, diamond and rubellite drop earrings. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1980 Vintage 23.10 ct. t.w. Rubellite and 1.30 ct. t.w. Diamond Earrings in 14kt Yellow Gold)
DROP: A dangling or stationary detail which "drops" from a bale, strand or earring backing.
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.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
1 1/2 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: 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: VS2-SI1, Weight: 1.30 ct. t.w.)
RUBELLITE: One of the most sought-after types of tourmaline, rubellite's brilliant cranberry to fuchsia shades deliver a romantic display of color. Due to their crystal structure, almost all rubellites contain small inclusions, but gemstone connoisseurs feel these natural markings only add to each stone's distinct beauty.
(Color: Red, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
, Weight: 22.00 ct. t.w., Size: 17X13 mm)