Russia, circa 1960s.
The 14K gold earrings feature two sparkly demantoids from the Urals. The demantoids are accented by brilliant cut diamonds (G-H color, SI1 clarity).
Both demantoids have beautiful “horsetails”, a signature of demantoids from the Ural Mountains of Russia.
The demantoids measure: 6.3-6.2 x 4 mm, approximately 1.10 cts and 6.2 x 4.1 mm, approximately 1.11 cts.
Estimated total demantoid weight is 2.21 carats.
Approximate combined diamond weight is 1.23 carats.
Marked with 583 gold standard, Moscow assay mark, and maker’s mark.
Total length is 22 mm (7/8 in.)
Weight: 1.44 and 1.46 grams.