3 carats of diamonds! These gorgeous estate pierced earrings feature both black and white diamonds. They create a beautifully elegant look with great contrast!
Black diamonds do not sparkle like white diamonds. What gives a black diamond sparkle is the 'cut' or faceting, and its placement with other sparkly stones.
HALLMARKS: The white gold is marked 585, which is a European mark for 14K gold. It also tested for 14K gold.
SETTING: The setting is deeply intricate with fine filigree detailing all in solid 14K. white gold.
DIAMOND SIZE: Featuring 2 prong set brilliant cut black diamonds, graded while in the setting .... at 3 CT. total weight, or a full 1-1/2 carats EACH! These are big diamonds!
DETAILS: There are 54 clear diamonds surrounding these large black diamonds. These clear diamonds are sparkly clear and very petite but offer lots of dazzle! I do not have a carat weight for these clear diamonds.
WEIGHT: Total weight of earrings is 3.6 gm.
ERA: Early 1990's.
HISTORY: This type of gemstone, black diamond, was originally discovered in the mid-1800's in Brazil. They have been around for a long time.
Your purchase will arrive in a new gift box with ribbon.
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