Edwardian Rose Gold Diamond & Sapphire Earrings
Just a delightful pair of small and charming Edwardian earrings of 14k rose gold. These featuring square cut azure blue natural sapphires of about .78 carats each in a gorgeous claw crown setting. Joined with an embossed four petal rose gold flower surmount, a sweet diamond center adds the right touch of glitter. Simple rose gold ear fittings finish the piece.
Measurements: 15/16 of an inch (2.4 cm) in length by 5/16 of an inch (0.8 cm) at the widest. This pair of antique earrings has a weight of 2.8 grams (1.8 dwt).
Condition: Good; ear wires have been re-attached or replaced as well as "C" clasp.
Date & Origin: Circa 1890 and is European in origin.
Overall Scale: Small
Note: All gemstone weights are approximate since the stones were not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.