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There is something so special about genuine antique cut diamonds and here are a very beautiful and elegant pair of antique diamonds that look absolutely stunning and are perfect for any occasion. Each earring was hand made in 18 carat yellow gold and platinum and is set with a mine cut diamond. The mine cut diamond was first created at the start of the 1700's and is also affectionately called cushion cut diamonds, as even though they are cut round, the have a somewhat squarish shape resembling a cushion. The two diamonds having a total weight of 1.33 carats, and have all the charm and character of being cut by hand so long ago. Measuring 6.1mm in diameter, and with a setting as elegant as the diamonds themselves, these diamond stud earrings certainly have that something extra special about them. Stock# ES9609 Circa: 1920 $9,850
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These earrings date from the 1860's and are each set with the most wonderful genuine antique diamonds in a style and design that looks spectacular on the ear. Hand made 18 carat yellow gold and silver, the tops where the diamonds are set are in silver as this was used as white gold was not yet invented and it was already known that setting diamonds in yellow gold can artificially tint the diamonds more yellow, hence silver being used. The earrings have such a regal design that look incredible that takes you back to a bygone era. Measuring 10mm across by 24.7mm they are fitted on newer post fittings each secured by a butterfly and sit perfectly on the ear. Each earring is set with a total of twenty one antique mine cut diamonds that total 1.54 for both earrings. The mine cut diamond was the first real brilliant cut diamond that was first cut at the start of the 18th century and are also known as cushion cut diamonds thanks to their wonderful squarish shape somewhat resembling a cushion. Genuine antique mine cut diamonds have become so sought after in recent years, and these diamonds look amazing from near or far. And in the centre of each earring is an incredible antique pear cut diamond that both come together to total an impressive 1.60 carats. These pear cut diamonds accentuate the shape and design of the earrings and really make them stand out from near or far. Truly spectacular, these diamond earrings will make any woman feel like royalty when wearing them. Stock# ES9476 Circa: 1860 $Sold
Mine cut diamonds were first cut in the early 1700's and are sometimes called cushion cut diamonds thanks to their wonderful squaring shape somewhat resembling a cushion, and here are a stunning pair of antique diamond cluster earrings set with genuine antique mine cut diamonds. Made in 18 carat yellow gold, the centre diamonds total 0.62 carats and the surrounding diamonds in both earrings total 0.81 carats and all have not only such a wonderful sparkle to them, but also all the charm and character of being cut entirely by hand all those years ago. The main section of the earrings where the diamonds are set date from the 1870's and measure 7.6mm in diameter and have been fitted on newer 18 carat yellow gold shepherd hooks with lovely long and secure ends. Perfect for that special occasion, these earrings are as beautiful today as when they were made all those years ago. Stock# ES9468 Circa: 1870 $Sold.
Here are a pair of exquisite antique diamond drop earrings that were made in Russia in the 1890's and look as spectacular today as when they were made over 130 years ago. Hand made in 14 carat gold and silver, the reason why silver was used is that white gold was not yet invented and platinum, although already discovered, was not used in jewellery until around the same time as white gold. The top two European cut diamonds total 0.29 carats and the lower two European cut diamonds total 1.72 carats, bringing the total weight to 2.01 carats. Not only are the diamonds claw set to allow the maximum amount of light to enter into the diamonds, but there is the most wonderful scalloped design behind each diamond that maximises the light even further. Each earring measures 7.3mm across at the bottom by 21.7mm to the very top of the secure lever back fittings, and these earrings as you would imagine, sit perfectly on the ear and look sensational day or night. Bearing Russian hallmarks and genuine antique European cut diamonds, these earrings are truly spectacular and will no doubt always be admired for their elegance and grace. Stock# ES8869 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
Absolutely perfect for any occasion, these antique diamond cluster drop earrings are just perfect for any time of the day or night. Hand made in 18 carat yellow gold and platinum in the early 1900's, each earring is set with one European cut diamond that is surrounded by nine more European cut diamonds with the total of both earrings being 0.80 carats. Measuring 8mm in diameter, the earrings are fitted on new 18 carat yellow gold shepherd hooks that are lovely and long as well as being very secure. These are a wonderful example of antique diamond earrings that are perfect for any occasion. Stock# T1093 Circa: 1910 $Sold.
Perfect for day or night these 18 carat rose gold antique earrings set with European cut diamonds will always be admired and appreciated for their sparkle and elegant design. The colour of the rose gold has such a lovely warm tone to it that accentuates the design of the scalloped border surrounding each diamond. Set with antique European cut diamonds that come together to total 0.64 carats, each earring measures 7.4mm in diameter and are fitted on a very secure threaded post with a beautiful fancy butterfly that is easy to hold onto thanks to the design of the bulbous end. These diamond earrings are perfect for any occasion and day or night and will no doubt always be loved and admired. Stock# ES8201 Circa: 1900 $Sold
Here are a magnificent pair of diamond cluster earrings that are set with European cut diamonds that will always get the attention and admiration that they so rightly deserve. Perfect for any occasion, no matter where or when these earrings are worn, there is little doubt that they will always catch the eye thanks to the nine European cut diamonds set in each earring. Set with a larger diamond in the centre, it is then surrounded by eight more diamonds that all come together to total 1.84 carats. The sparkle give off from these earrings is just wonderful and each earring measures 10.8mm in diameter. Set into a hand made 18 carat white gold setting with butterfly fittings, these earrings are so elegant and will make any woman proud to own and wear them. Stock# T1027 Circa: 1930 $Sold.