Victorian Scottish Agate Drop Earrings

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Lovely mid Victorian earrings of Scottish striped agate in a simple drop formation. Timeless elegant design set in gilt metal with a cabochon agate at the ear. The chain is a rich double link which works nicely with the twisted wire borders. Nice large scale. Screw back fittings. Circa 1870's UK. Excellent condition.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    AU131129461912
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