We have similar Rose Quartz and Art Deco items, which would pair nicely with this piece, for sale this week. Listing Description by: Angela A. Age Circa : Art Deco C. Markings : Partial "925" on the back of one earring, tested, and guaranteed. Gram Weight : 3.9 grams.Color: semi-translucent pink hue with white inclusions. Stone Treatment: The stone(s) appear to be untreated, but we are not certified gemologists. Stone(s) have been tested and guaranteed using a professional Presidium Duo refractive, heat, and hardness tester.
Stone Cuts : Smooth and polished cabochon. Depth: 0.48 (including backing).
Earring Backing Style : Shepherd's crook backings with safety catch. Your jeweler can easily convert these to the preferred backing style you desire. For Pierced or Non-Pierced Ears : Pierced. Handmade in the Art Deco era in the Etruscan style.
These earrings are composed of. Each earring features a lovely pink rose quartz stone with white inclusions and semi-translucency; please reference the fourth photo provided above for a staged example of the stone's semi-translucency. Four granulated beads in classic Etruscan style decorate the bezel setting of the stones. There is an internal stress line within the stone that would have been created as the stone was forming; the stone is completely secure and this does not affect wear. There is tarnish on the silver which gives the earrings a lovely antique quality.The price has been reduced to reflect this. This listing is for the item only. The Art Deco era is famous for being the "Gatsby" or "Roaring Twenties" era. A lot of gorgeous and timeless designs in jewelry came out of this period.
Jewelry from this period was most often crafted between 1920 and 1940. Art Deco jewelry sometimes featured white gold or platinum, geometric designs, European cut diamonds, filigree, and calibre cut stones that are specifically cut to fit the design of the piece. During the Art Deco period jewelers often made jewelry upon custom order, this would often take weeks to months to completely craft by hand.
Also known as the heart stone, rose quartz displays a soft pink hue with wispy, cloud-like striations. Rose quartz has been dated back to the ancient Romans, Egyptians and Greeks, who often used it as a gift to symbolize love and to prevent aging. The stone can be found in regions all over the globe and is used in jewelry in tons of different cultures.The item "Antique Vintage Art Deco 925 Sterling Silver Etruscan Rose Quartz Drop Earrings" is in sale since Tuesday, December 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Earrings". The seller is "abeautifultimeco" and is located in Fort Collins, Colorado.
This item can be shipped worldwide.