This beautiful set consists of a necklace, a ring and a pair of earrings. The set is made out of hematite (bloodstone) interspersed with round pearls of 18K solid bright yellow gold. The necklace center hold a larger melon-shaped motif (see photos), and the result is quite attractive.
Hematite is also called bloodstone in popular parlance and heliotrope (an old name used sometimes in Europe). It is a species of the chalcedony group.
We date this set to the 1960's. It has been tested for solid 18K gold and is in excellent condition.
Size of the Necklace 39 cm (approximately 15 3/4"), weight: 7.8g
Size of the ring: 5
Length of the earrings: 3.5 cm (approximately 1 3/8")
Total weight: 13.6 grams
Material: 18K solid gold, hematite
Provenance: A French estate sale
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