Outstanding 12ctw Pear Cut Tourmaline Studs ~ These gorgeous studs have incredible natural pink tourmaline mounted in lovely feminine hand crafted settings. The large tourmaline are rare pear cut cabochons measuring approximately 12mm x 10mm x 6.0mm, an in-setting calculated 6.0ctw each. The tourmaline are perfectly shaped and polished smooth, they have beautiful crystal inclusions and a lovely uniform pink color.
The settings are 14k yellow gold and they are tested genuine 14k. The backings are not original, they are new stamped 14k and work excellent with the posts. The earrings measure 5/8" long x 1/2" wide and they weigh a combined 4.05g.
The earrings are in superb vintage condition with a wonderful patina. There is no damage to the tourmaline, no breaks or cracks and no chipping or wear. There are a few spots of natural inclusions that reach the surface, however this is natural and expected with untreated gemstones. You will adore these pretty pink studs!