Platinum, Rubellite Tourmaline, and Diamond Earring Jackets with Diamond Studs, Jewelsmith
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
The platinum jackets each set with a triangular checkerboard cut rubellite tourmaline (2.91 carats) (actual) and (3.42 carats) (actual) and accented to base with a tube set round brilliant cut diamond weighing .14 total carat (actual) (E-F color, VS1 clarity), suspended from diamond studs with a colette set round brilliant cut diamond weighing approximately .50 total carat (F-G color, VS clarity) for the pair, testing 14KT.
1 5/8 in.
Custom designed by Phillip Dismuke for Jewelsmith, Durham. North Carolina
From a Private North Carolina Collection
Rubellite tourmalines with medium dark tone, moderately strong saturation, strongly purplish red, and moderately included.
Good condition; one tourmaline with minute nicks to one area of girdle visible under high magnification.
$1,500 - 2,500