1870s Cameo French Screwback Silver Earrings For Sale
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1870s Cameo French Screwback Silver Earrings

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These unique cameo earrings from 1870s are exceptionally beautiful! The intricate hand-carved cameo relief is lovely and elegant. The relief displays a visage of a woman in white with the classic pinkish shell backdrop. The detailed etchings show her face, hair, and a flower behind her ear. The cameo is set in a bezel frame with a fanciful border. The earring is made of sterling silver, which has aged over the years and has a dark gray/brown color. This could be high polished if desired. The earrings have a French screw back style, so they can most definitely be worn without pierced ears.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Early Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    Unknown
  • Date of Manufacture
    1870s
  • Period
    1870-1879
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 0.6 in.H 15 mm
  • Weight
    2.8 g
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Seller Reference Number
    FD#369-ATL / VJ#939
  • Reference Number
    LU53332568263
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