Antique Etruscan Revival Diamond and Turquoise Yellow Gold Demi Parure Set
One Antique Etruscan Revival Diamond and Turquoise Yellow Gold Demi Parure Set. Featuring five old mine cut diamonds with a total weight of approximately 0.75 carat, graded near-colorless, SI clarity. Accented by 37 mixed cut turquoise. Crafted in 18 karat yellow gold and 14k rose gold. The set includes a ring which is a size 6 ¾ and may be resized, a pair of earrings, and a brooch. Original antique box included. Circa 1880.
About this Item: Embark on a journey through time with this Antique Etruscan Revival Diamond and Turquoise Yellow Gold Demi Parure Set, a captivating homage to the allure of ancient Etruscan craftsmanship. Picture yourself amidst the archaeological excitement of the 19th century, where Italian excavations unveiled the secrets of the Etruscans. This set, crafted in 18 karat yellow gold and 14 karat rose gold, is a testament to the revival spearheaded by the ingenious Roman goldsmith Fortunato Pio Castellani. Adorned with five old mine cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.75 carats, graded near-colorless with SI clarity, and 37 mixed cut turquoise, the pieces echo the Etruscan love for intricate detailing. The set comprises a size 6 ¾ ring, a pair of earrings, and a brooch, each exuding the charm of a bygone era. Presented in its original antique box, this ensemble is not merely jewelry; it's a cherished artifact transporting you to the heart of Etruscan elegance.