A beautiful pair of vintage ruby and diamonds post set earrings.
The oval cut synthetic rubies are a deep or pigeon blood red. They are set in 9 k (hallmarked) yellow gold.
There are 8 single cut diamonds set in 9 k white gold. The contrast between the red and white is delightful with extra sparkle under illuminated light.
The full setting of the earrings is 11 mm or 7/16 inch. The rubies are 6 mm x 4 mm (7/32 x 1/8 inch). The diamonds are estimated as 1 mm in diameter.
The earrings weigh 2.0 grams