Van Cleef & Arpels Gold and Diamond Hoop Earrings
Dating from the 1960s, these Van Cleef & Arpels Paris hoop earclips are composed of diamonds mounted in gold. Each earring is pave-set with round-brilliant-cut diamonds, accented by polished gold triple arched bands. Ideally modeled to angle frontally, these gleaming gold hoops with their sparkling fields of diamonds light up the eyes and face.
- Product Details
- Curator's Notes
Item #: ER-20027
Artist: Van Cleef & Arpels, Paris
Size: 0.875" length, 0.75" width
Materials: 114 Round-cut diamonds (approximate total weight 2.15 carats); 18K Gold
Signed: "VCA, 18kt, C3255," with French control mark and maker's mark for Ste Mathon
Beautifully-engineered hoop earrings are a specialty of Van Cleef & Arpels. Elongated, front facing drop-form hoops were a favorite shape of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, who acquired a highly textured all-gold pair from Van Cleef & Arpels in the 1970s.