14k yellow gold 5.5ctw ruby round drop dangle chain earrings estate vintage
14k yellow gold 5.5ctw ruby round drop ball dangle chain earrings estate vintage
One pair of estate 14k yellow gold ruby drop/dangle earrings. The pair contains thirty-eight (38) natural ruby corundum round brilliant shapes measuring from approx. 3.00mm to 3.50mm, weighing approx. 5.50 carats total. Each earring has nineteen stones shared prong set in concentric rows, twelve stones on the outer row, six on the inner row, and one in the center. The color is of slightly purplish red hue, medium dark to dark tone and strong to vivid saturation. The clarity is eye clean, type II. Routine heat treatment (standard practice on over 95% of all rubies in the gem trade) to enhance color and clarity is suspected. The complete earrings measure approx. 1 1/2 inches long and the circle mount measures approx 7/8 inch (10.5mm) wide, connected to the leverbacks with a 10k yellow gold cable chain . The earrings have leverback fastening with a polished gold dome at the base. The earrings are stamped "14K" and weigh 7.48 grams complete.
All karat gold and platinum metal is tested with an electronic gold tester. Silver is tested with a silver test solution. All diamonds and gemstone materials are tested by a Graduate Gemologist.