3.58ct Diamond and South Sea Pearl, 18ct White Gold Drop Earrings - Vintage Circa 1960

GBP 7,645.00

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Object Description

A stunning pair of vintage 3.58 carat diamond and south sea pearl, 18 carat white gold drop earrings; part of our diverse vintage jewellery and estate jewelry collections.

These stunning, fine and impressive large pearl and diamond drop earrings have been crafted in 18ct white gold.

Each earring displays a feature oval shaped south sea pearl, held within a sepal design setting.

The pearl suspends from a flower-head design cluster, ornamented to the centre with a feature 0.45ct and 0.38ct Old European round cut diamond, collet set.

The cluster and sepal design setting are each embellished with a further twenty-nine pavé and collet set diamonds, in a combination of Old European round cuts and eight-cuts.

The earrings secure to the reverse of the cluster settings with a post and large butterfly style fastening.

These vintage pearl drop earrings have been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 18ct gold.

The earrings are supplied with two independent diamond grading certificates for the feature diamonds, 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
Diamond One
Colour I
Clarity VVS2
Cut Old European round
Content 0.45 carat
Dimensions 4.63mm x 4.45mm x 2.78mm

Feature Diamond
Colour I
Clarity VVS2
Cut Old European round
Content 0.38 carat
Dimensions 4.36mm x 4.28mm x 2.62mm

Supporting Diamonds
Colour (average grades) H
Clarity (average grades) SI1
Cut Old European round / Eight-cut
Content (total) 2.75 carats

Total Diamond Content
3.58 carats

Length of Drop 4.3cm/1.69″
Length of Setting 1.7cm/0.67″
Width of Setting 1.7cm/0.67″
Pearl Diameter 17.63mm x 13.08mm

9.44 grams

Object History

Date: Circa 1960

Object Literature

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers – including national and international deliveries.
Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.
Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.
All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.

Object Condition

These stunning substantial drop earrings are exceptional quality set with oval shaped south sea pearls and very high colour graded, very high clarity graded old cut diamonds, displaying a fine white colour, brilliance and presence. The earrings are an exceptional gauge of gold and are in excellent condition, the pears displaying a fine lustre.

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

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)191 240 2645
+44 (0)7836 286218

Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Tyne and Wear

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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