C. 1980 Vintage 79.65 ct. t.w. Ruby and 3.25 ct. t.w. Diamond Necklace in 18kt Yellow Gold. 16"
C. 1980. Make an entrance with this grand 79.65 ct. t.w. ruby necklace from our Estate collection. Three strands of faceted ruby beads come to an ornate floral centerpiece of textured 18kt yellow gold. Oval, round, and pear-shaped rubies decorate the flower, along with 3.25 ct. t.w. of round brilliant-cut diamonds. Box clasp, diamond and ruby floral necklace. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1980 Vintage 79.65 ct. t.w. Ruby and 3.25 ct. t.w. Diamond Necklace in 18kt Yellow Gold. 16")
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.
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.
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: 202, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
, Color Grade: H-I
Color Grade H-I: Near-colorless
, Clarity: SI1-SI2
CLARITY SI1-SI2: Slightly Included. Inclusions are noticeable under 10x magnification.
, Weight: 3.25 ct. t.w.)
RUBY: A bold fiery stone, the ruby is a symbol of wealth, vitality and love. When cut and polished, the ruby's high luster is as dazzling as a diamond's. Ruby jewelry makes the perfect gift for loved ones and is the birthstone for July.
(Color: Red, Quantity: 8, Shape & Cutting Style: Pear
PEAR: Similar to the outline of a pear fruit, this is a round shape that comes to a point on one side.
, Weight: 9.20 ct. t.w., Size: 5X4 mm)
Ruby (Color: Red, Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
, Weight: 0.65 carats)
Ruby (Color: Red, Quantity: 558, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Faceted Bead
FACETED BEAD: A stone with a drilled hole and a faceted surface. Strung together to decorate bracelets, necklaces, and earrings.
, Weight: 66.00 ct. t.w., Size: 2.5-6 mm)