Caroline's Jewelry with a Past is offering a pair of 10kt. white gold dangle earrings in a stylish vintage look of the 1950's. The earrings feature a swirled pattern encircling a 0.10 carat round, brilliant cut prong set diamond. The earrings have a total weight of 0.20 carats. The diamonds are VS2, H color. The top of each pierced reticulated earrings has an rosette accent. These simple, elegant earrings are 1" long X 5/8" (maximum dimensions). They weigh 3.8 grams.
The jewelry of the mid-century was a retreat from the sharp lines of the Retro Modern period. Simple and feminine lines became popular again. Diamonds placed in raised bezels, reminiscent of the 1920's were once again used in rings, earrings and necklaces.
The gold content of this piece has been tested using standard accepted testing methods, such as acid testing. The diamond sizes were calculated using a standard jeweler's caliper. The diamonds were tested using a standard jeweler's diamond tester. The diamonds were not removed from the piece to do physical testing or for weight.