C. 1930 Vintage Pink Agate and 1.20 ct. t.w. Diamond Shell Cameo Pin with Cultured Pearls in 18kt Gold. Pin
2 1/4 inches
18kt Yellow Gold
Agate (Color: Pink, Quantity: 1, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval Cameo, Size: 46 mm x 36 mm)
Diamond (Quantity: 80, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Rose-Cut, Color Grade: H-I, Clarity: SI1-SI2, Weight: 1.20 ct. t.w.)
Cultured Pearl (Color: White, Quantity: 40, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Size: 3.5 mm)
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.
REVOLVER: A safety that conceals the point of a pin and keeps it in place with a revolving lever mechanism.
AGATE: a variety of chalcedony, agate covers a rainbow spectrum of colors from black and gray to brown, pink, blue and yellow. Agate can be textured and exhibit a variegated layered stripe effect, which makes it a wonderful stone for carved cameos and beaded necklaces and bracelets.
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
CAMEO: A low relief carving where the carving is above the background layer. Usually carved in shell or stone to portray the profile of a woman.
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.
ROSE-CUT: An antique gemstone cut dating back to the 1500s, with a flat back and a faceted top.
Color Grade H-I: Near-colorless
CLARITY SI1-SI2: Slightly Included. Inclusions are noticeable under 10x magnification.
CULTURED PEARLS: Likened to the moon, pearls have been valued for their luminous glow and natural beauty for thousands of years. Today, high-quality cultured freshwater pearls make pearl jewelry affordable to all. Pearl is the traditional birthstone for the month of June.
All weights and measures are approximate. Most gemstones have been treated to enhance their natural beauty.
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