This beautiful and sleek pair of stylized late Victorian earrings features two natural garnets and the cleanest silhouette. With clear Orientalist influences, these earrings are English in origin and would have been proudly sported at many events where a woman of fashion wished to showcase her interest in novelty jewelry, as it was called at the time. This wild and passionately rendered pair of earrings will make the most compelling addition to any collection, especially those interested in organic material and natural minerals.
Materials and Features:
9ct gold fill, garnets, natural material
Circa 1880, English
Weight: 3.3 grams, about 1.7 grams each
Dimensions: 1.5” long
Condition: Excellent condition. Minor associated age wear.
Please view and inspect any photos closely. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces; please take the age of the piece into account when examining the piece. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.
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