Lapis Lazuli and Diamond Knot Earrings
These lapis and diamond knot earrings dating from the 1970s are set in 18K gold. Each clip earring with omega back is designed as a knot with carved lapis elements tied by a bonbé pavé-set diamond band. These beautifully made and designed clip earrings are compact and charming, with a pop of vivid blue color and white brilliance to enliven the eyes and face.
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Item #: ER-20852
Materials: 42 round brilliant-cut diamonds (approximate total weight 1.25 carats); 2 carved lapis lazuli; 18K Gold
Jewelry in the 1970s was abstract, streamlined and curvaceous, highly influenced by the sensibility of Pop Art, with its definite colors and strong geometric forms. Jewelry design leaders like Aldo Cipullo at Cartier defined this fast-paced and exciting era of tumultuous change.