These earrings exude pure glamor with their extremely high quality, sparkling gemstones mounted in a swirling, atomic-style design. They look beautiful on the ear because the openness of the design offers a lightness to the 7/8" diameter size.
The 1950's was a great time of scientific research into the study of DNA, the 1957 launching of Russia's Sputnik, and nanotechnology, to name a few. Jewelry of that era was bound to be inspired by the new shapes and forms.
These stylish earrings contain all of the major gemstones. The total estimated weight of each is as follows: ruby 1.5 ct., sapphire .65 ct., emerald .60 ct. and round brilliant diamond .14 ct.
The earrings feature a secure clip back, and posts may be added, if you prefer. They are 1/2" deep and weigh 17.2 grams.