These stunning vintage earrings were made in France c. 1925-30, in the happy'Jazz' period between the wars.
They are just about to become antique by definition. They are between stud and drop earrings. Rectangular-Oval in shape and pyramided in structure. The pyramid shape influenced many of the designs in the Art Deco period, due to the excavations in Egypt and in Central America. The earrings combine 14K yellow-rose gold and a part in sterling silver, 925 (marked for both gold and silver, as well as French export marks, see pictures).
The top level of each earring is set with 7 square cut natural rose-red rubies, 0.03CT each, in gold framing. The two lower levels / tires are set with sparkling genuine rose cut diamonds. The outer one is set in. TCW of diamonds in the earrings is approx. Earrings measure: 0.935"X0.45" (23.75 X 11.3mm) X 0.23 (5.9mm) high.Excellent used condition see pics. Very impressive and flattering, as can be seen in the illustration with Rossetti's drawing.
2-7 DAYS DEPENDING ON LOCATION. The item "Antique French Art Deco 14k Gold Diamond Ruby Earrings C. 1925-1930 Rare" is in sale since Thursday, April 10, 2014. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Earrings". The seller is "ornament5" and is located in worldwide shipping.
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