Pair of diamond ear clips, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1950s
Each floral surmount retaining a detachable articulated pine cone, set with brilliant-cut diamonds, length approximately 52mm, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered, French assay marks for 18 carat gold and maker's marks, combined gross weight 37.04 grams, pouch signed Van Cleef & Arpels.
Cf.: Sylvie Raulet, Van Cleef & Arpels, Paris, 1986, pg. 241 for an illustration of a similar pair of earrings.