DescriptionTourmaline, Hematite, Gold Earrings, Bvlgari
The earrings feature faceted pink tourmaline beads measuring 7.00 mm to 10.10 mm, enhanced by faceted rubellite tourmaline beads measuring 8.10 mm and 7.90 mm, accented by carved hematite measuring 6.80 x 1.25 mm to 10.00 x 1.85 mm, set in 18k gold, marked Bvlgari. Gross weight 26.90 grams.
Dimensions: 2-1/16 inches x 3/8 inch
*Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears
Property from the Personal Collection of Shirley Temple Black
Type(s): Pink Tourmaline, Rubellite Tourmaline, Hematite
Shape(s): Faceted Bead, Carved
Count: 1 - 25
Avg Quality: Good
Overall Condition: Good
Condition Notes: Exquisite drop earrings with the perfect amount of pink! Marked 750. Completed by omega backs. Part of one hematite is missing. The earrings were purchased from Bvlgari Geneva (Item # 134930966) on June 7, 1993 for Sfr. 11,500 (Swiss francs). Comes with a signed pouch.
Bvlgari: A Greek goldsmith, Sotirio Bvlgari, founded the Italian firm Bvlgari in Rome in 1881. Together with his sons, Bvlgari created magnificent jewels embodying the spirit, classicism and ageless beauty of Greek and Roman art, with a modern flair. Their distinctive style: heavy link chains supporting ancient coins with gem accents. Fashion-minded celebrities as well as the aristocracy became devout Bvlgari patrons. The luxury brand Bvlgari set a high bar for Italian jewelry competitors for over a century. The firm continues to be family owned, operating boutiques in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
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