Weiss knocks it out of the park with it's mid century tribute to the rhinestone. Gorgeous dentelle faceted chatons, fancy and conventionally prong set, rise up and above in magnificent aurora borealis splendor, displaying flashes of purples, yellows, oranges and golds. (Some of the most effusive ab dentelles we've seen.) A circle of cup set citrine chaton rhinestones stands guard atop rails of fancy upswept finials affixed to a textured scalloped base. Reverse of beautifully finished in a high luster burnished gold tone. Long paddle clips secure.
The gold tone earrings measure approximately 1 1/8 inches across with a generous 7/16 inch profile or height. Dentelle faceted chatons are about 15 millimeters; citrine rhinestones, 4 millimeters. Weight of the earrings pair is 25.7 grams.
Condition is near pristine vintage. All components intact. All rhinestones intact, retaining colors, treatments, and brilliance. There are no off, cloudy, or dead stones. No chips, nicks, cracks or breaks to stones. All decorative and functional prongs intact. No dents or improper bends to metal components.
All gold tone finishes intact, fronts and backs. Earring clips strong and secure. Extremely clean. No damage / no repairs. Excellent / near pristine vintage.
Reverse of each earring body signed within an oval cartouche: "WEISS". Circa 1950s-1960s.
Top shelf Weiss. Reach for the stars. At Cody's.
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Weiss Large Domed Dentelle Rhinestone Earrings