Caroline's Jewelry with a Past is offering a 14kt. yellow gold starburst style earring circa 1960. A dramatic, yet classic design, these earrings feature 12 round and faceted, prong-set medium red rubies. Each ruby is 0.12 carats each for a total weight of 1.44 carats of rubies. The earrings are about 1/2" round. The earrings are for pierced ears, weigh 4 grams and are in excellent condition.
The gold content of this piece has been tested using standard accepted testing methods, such as acid testing. The ruby sizes were calculated using a standard jeweler's caliper. The rubies were tested using a standard jeweler's gemstone tester. The stones were not removed from the piece to do physical testing or for weight.
Enticing Starburst Vintage Ruby Earrings c. 1960