Kirsten's Corner Jewelry
Vintage 18K White Gold Black Diamond and Diamond Halo Cocktail Earrings
A stunning pair of vintage 18 karat white gold diamond earrings. The earrings are made up of black diamonds that are surrounded by a halo of smaller diamonds. Together the gemstones are arranged to make a flower or starlike form of approximately 1/2 an inch. The earrings are truly luminous and reflective, making them a perfect pair of cocktail earrings. The diamonds are prong set and they are post and nut earrings. They are acid tested to 18KT gold but they are not marked.
Each of the round cut black diamonds measure approximately 5 x 6mm each. The rich black of the diamonds is gorgeous, and the color contrasts nicely against the white diamonds. There are no fractures on these black diamonds and they are a very nice clean pair. They are 3.07 in total carat weight. The diamonds that surround the black gemstones are old cut with high tops; perhaps these were taken from an antique piece of jewelry. There are a total of 24 old European round cut diamonds that measure approximately 2.3mm each or about .95 carats total. The diamonds average a VS in clarity and H-I in color. Making them very bright and lively.
The total diamond weight of these earrings is 4.1 ct. Together they weigh 6.5 grams.
Ready for any vintage evening dress, these earrings are a perfect addition to any vintage jewelry collection. These earrings come with an appraisal if desired.