Pink Kunzite, Diamond and Pearl Suite in Platinum and Gold, circa 1935
Kunzite, diamond and pearls are set in platinum topped gold from the mid 20th century.
The ring has 6 fine white pearls, 2-3.5 mm., the 12 old cut diamonds - set in platinum - are near colorless H, and very slightly included. The diamonds weigh .35 cts. The large natural Kunzite measures 18 mm by 13 mm. by 10.7 mm. It is estimated to weigh 15 cts. The top of the ring measures 1 inch. It is a size 6 and can be sized. The pendant centers a pear cut natural very fine kunzite which is surrounded by pearls and diamonds. The kunzite measures 27 mm. by 18.5 by 11.5 mm. It is estimated to weigh 30 cts. The total length of the pendant is 1.75 inches. It comes both with a gold chain and a strand of fine round Akoya white fine well matched pearls displaying fine luminesces measuring 5 to 5.5 mm., and 18.75 inches long. The fine gold chain is 18 inches. The 43 old cut diamonds, set in platinum, are near colorless (H) and very slightly included. They are estimated to weigh .75 cts. The 7 white pearls measure 3..25 mm to 3.5 mm.
The long earrings are 1.5 inches. The 2 matching pear cut natural bright kunzites each measure approximately 6.5 by 9.5 by 7.0 mm. and are estimated to weigh totally 16 cts. The backs of the earrings are the original screw type and can easily be changed. The white pearls measure approximately 3.25 mm. The total 6 old cut fine white diamonds are estimated to weigh .40 cts.
All of the pieces are in fine condition. The 4 natural bright pink kunzites are cut well with fine dimensions. The total estimated weight of these stones is 61 cts. The diamonds in this suite weighs totally an estimated 1.50 cts. The pearls were not tested for natural origin. As is true for most colored stones the vivid examples are rarer than those that are pastel. it is unusual to find such large, well cut, superbly matching Kunzites as this set possesses.
This set is no doubt American, 2nd quarter of there 20th century, In fine condition