French Mid-20th Century Diamond and Platinum Earrings(104 views)
Description: A pair of French Mid-20th Century platinum earrings with diamonds. The earrings have 82 round-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 4.20 carats, and 48 baguette diamonds with an approximate total weight of 3.00 carats. The diamonds are H/I color grade, VS clarity. These earrings represent the post war 1950's 'return to glamour' style of pendant earrings reminiscent of rainfalls and cascades with articulated tassels. (Item No.: 16787)
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: 1 1/2 inches in length x 3/4 inch at widest
Literature: Similar pictured and discussed in Earrings From Antiquity to the Present, by Daniela Mascetti, Amanda Triossi, Thames & Hudson, 1999, pages 172-175 .