Description

    Aldo Cipullo for Cartier Idocrase, Rock Crystal Quartz, Gold Earrings
    18k gold with idocrase and frosted rock crystal quartz.
    Dimensions: 2-1/8 inches x 2-1/8 inches
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears


    Estimate: $8,000 - $10,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Aldo Cipullo for Cartier
    Gem Type: Idocrase, Rock crystal
    Gem Shape: Cushion-shaped Cabochon, Round flat disc
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: These earrings are a perfect example of Aldo Cipullo for the discriminating collector. Idocrase (specifically vesuvianite) stones measure 14.78 x 14.77 x 5.95 mm and weigh a total of approximately 26.50 carats. Rock crystal stones measure 28.80 - 28.90 x 2.90 mm and weigh a total of approximately 50.55 carats. Earrings are stamped "A. Cipullo, Cartier, ©1974". Light surface scratches on the gold from normal wear. Completed by clip backs. Gross weight 38.20 grams.


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2014
    22nd Monday
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