This gorgeous pair of earrings is classic Retro with bright, natural Burmese rubies that sparkle and shine. Substantial and comfortable, they weigh 14.5 grams. They are unmarked except for Pat. Pend., which refers to the George Schuler, Jr. patented earring clips. These special clips were designed in 1943 for maximum comfort with a sliding ring that the wearer can adjust to suit her. They test for 18K gold.
The perfectly shaped earrings measure 9/16" wide by 3/4" long. The 24 Burmese rubies are graduated in size and are estimated in the mounting to weigh .95 ctw.
These very same earrings were retailed by Cartier and Tiffany, and they were extremely popular for day and evening wear. Today, they look as modern as they did originally, and you will positively love these beautiful earrings!