Articulated Victorian Gold Wheat Earrings

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Victorian Earrings with articulated center motif which has an applied wheat motif in a shield shaped surround bordered in finely twisted wire. The earring has a pinkish gold cast on the interior dangle and a richer gold tone on the body.
3 small gold balls dangle from each earring. Circular motif at ear with Aesthetic design. 2" x .5". Original ear wires. 1880's USA.
Details
Of the Period
Victorian
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1880
Period
1980-1989
Metal
14k Gold
Condition
Excellent. Fine twisted wire border missing on bottom corner of one of the earrings. Earring retain original patina, not over cleaned. .
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
Dimensions
0.5 in. W x 2 in. L
1 cm W x 5 cm L
Length
2 in. (5 cm)
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU401013592
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1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in New York, NY

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