|A Pair of Earrings with Old Natural Columbian Emeralds, Natural Burmese Rubies & Diamonds in 18k Gold.
Emeralds are very soft, and needs 22K to be set. They are among the most sought after of all gemstones, and have been prized for centuries. While this quintessentially green gemstone is mined in a number of different regions around the world, the most popular mines and expensive Emeralds come from Colombia, Zambia (Africa) and Panjshir, Afghanistan.
Natural Burmese Rubies is the rarest and most valuable member of the corundum family. Colors range from pink red ruby to a vivid pigeon blood red that is regarded as the finest color for ruby. Prized for their beauty, durability, and rarity, it is the quality of the color which most determines the value of rubies. Demand for gem quality Burma Ruby has always been strong with mining records from Burma dating back almost 500 years. It was the one of the most popular possessions of the Maharajas and Royal Dynasties of the Mughal era.
Diamonds : 2.67 ct
Natural Columbian Emeralds :13.34 ct
Natural Burmese Rubies : 7.62 ct
Gross Weight: 19.34 gms