ImpressIve Victorian Enamel Coral Gold Pendant Earrings

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Wonderfully unique antique earrings of 15 karat acid finish gold set with pale peach coral beads, Holland rose cut diamonds and twisted wirework framing the motif. The rich, warm color of the gold is set off by the addition of a robin's egg blue central dome of enamel surrounded by a circle of white enamel. They're for pierced ears, with a shepherd's hook wire, and hang down 1 3/4" from the ear. A very coquette earring for the experienced antique collector.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Date of Manufacture
    Victorian
  • Period
    1880-1889
  • Metal
    15k Gold
  • Stone
    Coral
    Diamond
  • Condition
    Good. There is a small line of wear at the bottom of the enamel motif on each earring. It's visible only when examined under 10x magnification, and in no way detract materially from the appearance of the earrings..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    1.75 in. L
    4 cm L
  • Length
    1.75 in. (4 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU1742833282
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2015

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Located in New York, NY

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