DescriptionAmethyst, Diamond, Gold Earrings, Patricia Makena
The earrings feature briolette-cut amethyst measuring 19.20 x 12.15 mm and 19.18 x 11.70 mm, accented by rose-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.10 carat, set in 18k gold. Gross weight 11.60 grams.
Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1/2 inch
*Note: earrings are designed for pierced ears
Designer: Patricia Makena
Diamond Average Color: M+
Diamond Average Clarity: I
Diamond Shapes: Rose-cut
Diamond Count: 1 - 25
Gem Type: Amethyst
Gem Average Clarity: Good
Gem Shape: Briolette-cut
Gem Count: 1 - 25
Overall Condition: Very Good
Notes: Biolette are rose de France amethysts. Earrings marked: 18C. Friction backs marked: 14K. Piece is not marked but is attributed to Patricia Makena.
Patricia Makena: Patricia Makena began her artistic career as a sculptor and painter, incorporating crushed pearls and diamonds into her seascapes for a transient effect. Her designs contain precious and semi-precious stones set in 18k gold and reflect the vibrant colors and pure beauty of nature. Her collections are inspired by the dramatic scenery of her design studio in Maui, Hawaii.
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