Lot 79
Platinum and 18KT Gold, Diamond and Ruby Earrings, French
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Finely designed in a four petal flower motif with each petal bead set throughout with round brilliant cut diamonds and with a ruby set outline border to each petal, completed with clip backs, with French hallmarks. Total diamond weight approximately 6.09 carats (F-G color, mainly VS), total ruby weight approximately 9.84 carats.

1 3/16 in.

18.2 total dwt.

Private Collection and by Descent, North Carolina

Rubies display a slightly purplish red hue, medium to medium dark tone, and strong saturation.

Good estate condition; some stones have minute nicks and abrasions visible under magnification; a couple of diamonds with SI2 clarity.

$2,500 - 4,500