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Van Cleef & Arpels

Pair of Gold, Gem-Set and Diamond Earclips

Van Cleef & Arpels

Van Cleef & Arpels

Pair of Gold, Gem-Set and Diamond Earclips

Pair of Gold, Gem-Set and Diamond Earclips

Authenticity guarantee

What is guaranteed?

Of domed design, set with ruby, emerald and sapphire cabochons, and pavé-set with round diamonds.

  • Diamonds weighing a total of approximately 3.80 carats
  • Diameter ¾ inch
  • Signed VCA, Made in France, numbered 38884
  • French export and workshop marks
  • 18 karat gold and platinum
  • Circa 1960s

In overall good condition, with abrasions and wear to the mountings commensurate with age and not noticeable when worn. French export marks for 18 karat gold and platinum. Diamond weight stated in catalogue description approximated using measurements. The diamonds are approximately F-G color and predominantly VVS-SI clarity, with a few I clarity examples due to chipping. The rubies are deep medium slightly purplish red and heavily included, with surface reaching inclusions and small cavities, as is typical of cabochons. The emeralds are medium very slightly bluish green and heavily included. The sapphires are medium blue and moderately to heavily included. Gross weight approximately 14 dwts.