Those born in August are lucky to be able to claim this lovely gemstone as their birthstone. It doesn't matter if you were born in August or not, peridot has been worn for its beauty since the days of Queen Cleopatra. Click HERE to read my blog post on the history of peridot gemstones.
Below are my personal favorite top 10 picks for peridot jewelry pieces from my Pinterest board, Peridot Jewelry.
Victorian rose cut diamond and peridot cocktail ring with white enamel accents.
Edwardian era platinum, peridot and diamond pendant with emerald and pear-cut peridots.
Antique Victorian 17 carat carved peridot cameo brooch with 26 european-cut diamonds with a total carat weight of 2 carats. $12,750 - Lang Antiques
Early 20th century brooch with a pear-shaped peridot set with diamond laurels in platinum and gold.
19th century platinum and yellow gold peridots with collet set diamonds. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
Early 19th century peridot and gold bracelet - from the sold archives at Lang Antiques
Late 19th century step-cut peridot surrounded with a bow topped diamond frame with a pear-cut peridot drop.
Georgian era collet set diamonds and peridot brooch.
Late 19th century peridot riviere necklace sold by Bonhams Auction, $6,312
To visit my Pinterest boards for more information on peridot jewelry, click HERE
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