Vintage Bug Earrings - Retro 18k Yellow Gold Bee Insect Pierced Posts Studs - Circa 1960s Era Amethyst Created Rubies Green Glass Jewelry
Rare vintage circa 1960s era 18k yellow bug earrings! This colorful pair feature a pear cut green glass body, with created ruby wings and genuine amethyst upper bodies. The unique figural earrings are 18k yellow gold, and come with matching 750 18k yellow gold earring backs. An absolutely phenomenal pair of fine vintage fashion accessories, featuring colorful bejeweled insects!
ERA - Circa 1960s - Retro
METAL / MATERIAL - 18k 750 yellow gold earrings, 18k yellow gold earring backs, 2 green glass stones, cabochon glass eyes, 4 created rubies (approx. 3.84 CTW), 2 genuine amethysts (approx. .78 CTW)
MARKINGS / HISTORY - Earring backs are marked "750"
CONDITION - Good vintage condition. Yellow gold metal has been professionally polished & cleaned. Glass stones & gemstones have some light surface wear. An amazing pair of vintage bug earrings!
MEASUREMENTS - Earrings: 7/8 x 3/4 inches, Genuine Amethysts: 5.75 x 4.13 x 3.13 mm, Created Rubies: 10.68 x 4.47 x 3.13 mm, Green Glass: 10.40 x 7.55 x 5.14 mm, Weight (both earrings): 9.78 grams
PRESENTATION - Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.
AUTHENTICITY - Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.
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