You are viewing a lovely pair of 14K yellow gold designer earrings made in Italy in the 1980's. The earrings measure 22 mm or 5/8" long by 10 mm or 3/8" wide at the bottom. They are well made. On the bottom set in a gold frame are deep rich purple Amethyst stones each weighing 1 1/2 carats. The box is pinned to the hoop so the box floats when you move. The earrings are for pierced ears. They have a locking post style. They are marked on the back: Italy, 14K and have a designer's initials. The earrings weigh 5.7 grams in total.