1950s Retro Ruby Diamond Gold Shield Shape Earrings
18K yellow gold in a shield shape with four natural rubies and two white diamonds A classic retro or Art Moderne motif, one seen in brooches, clips and earrings, these can be worn either pierced or non pierced. The two European cut diamonds total approximately .10 cts., and the rubies approximately .50 cts. These earrings bear no marks on the verso, but are 18K. Unmarked gold jewelry made in the US in the mid 20th century is not unusual. Circa 1950.