2.40 ct Diamond and Platinum Drop Earrings - Vintage Circa 1950

GBP 5,450.00

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Object Description

A stunning, fine and impressive pair of vintage 1950s 2.40 carat diamond and platinum drop earrings; part of our diverse diamond jewellery and estate jewelry collections.

These stunning, fine and impressive vintage drop earrings have been crafted in platinum.

The earrings are ornamented with a stunning feature modern brilliant transitional round cut diamond, a 0.65ct and a 0.64ct, six claw set within a fluted and scalloped edged platinum settings to each terminal.

These stunning feature stones are each suspended from an articulated linear drop formation ornamented with four impressive individually collet set baguette cut diamonds.

The linear drops are each suspended from a six claw set modern brilliant transitional round cut diamond, within a fluted and scalloped edged platinum setting to the apex.

These earrings for pierced ears secure to the reverse of the settings with a platinum screw back fastening

These 1950s platinum diamond drop earrings have been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as platinum.

This impressive pair of vintage drop earrings is supplied with four independent diamond grading report certificates for the feature stones, in addition to an independent diamond grading report card for the supporting stones.

Images do not always reflect the true colour and brilliance of gemstones and diamonds. The video however provides a truer representation of the actual colour and showcases each stone.

Diamond Quality
Feature Diamond One
Colour H
Clarity SI2
Cut Round Brilliant
Content 0.65 carat
Dimensions 5.47mm x 3.31mm

Feature Diamond Two
Colour H
Clarity SI1
Cut Round Brilliant
Content 0.64 carat
Dimensions 5.45mm x 3.31mm

Feature Diamond Three
Colour G
Clarity VS2
Cut Round Brilliant
Content 0.31 carat
Dimensions 4.28mm x 2.46mm

Feature Diamond Four
Colour G
Clarity VVS1
Cut Round Brilliant
Content 0.30 carat
Dimensions 4.18mm x 2.52mm

Supporting Diamonds
Colour (average grades) E
Clarity (average grades) VVS2
Cut Baguette
Content 0.50 carat

Total Diamond Content
2.40 carats

Length of drop 2.6cm/1.02″
Length of setting 3.4cm/1.34″
Width of setting 7.73mm/0.3″

9.99 grams

Object History

Date: Circa 1950

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Object Condition

These stunning 1950s platinum diamond drop earrings are exceptional quality, set with fine and impressive modern brilliant transitional round cut feature diamonds, displaying a fine white colour, brilliance and presence.

The impressive well colour matched supporting stones display a fine white colour and brilliance.

These vintage drop earrings are an exceptional gauge of platinum and are in excellent condition.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of vintage jewellery/estate jewelry.

Object Details

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Tyne and Wear

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VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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