Vintage D&E Juliana Autumn Color Huge Watermelon Heliotrope Rhinestone Brooch and Earrings Demi Parure.
This stunning and highly recognizable set by D&E is comprised of a tiered brooch that is set with a huge watermelon or heliotrope rhinestone at the center..... embellished with a border of small aurora borealis, round orange, peridot and marigold colored rhinestones......finished with skinny topaz colored navette rhinestones. Matching earrings are clip on style. Gold tone finish setting.
Set is unsigned with all the D&E characteristics. Pictured as part of a complete parure in "The Art of Juliana Jewelry" page 25 by Katerina Musetti.
Brooch measures 2-1/2 inches wide by 2 inches high. Earrings measure 1-1/2 inches high by 1 inch wide.
The large watermelon stones in the earrings are just slightly different in color (one displays very little olive color in the center) it has not been replaced and is original to the set (noted for accuracy). Excellent vintage condition. Divine!