A Pair Of Victorian Etruscan Revival Gold Drop Earrings
A pair of Victorian Etruscan Revival gold drop earrings, each earring consisting of a gold ovoid hollow-form drop, suspended from a gold curved hexagonal pyramid section, with a gold oval top and shepherds hook fitting, circa 1880, measuring approximately 5.2 x 1.3cm, gross weight 7.3 grams. A pair o gold drop earringsin good condition, wear consistent with age and use. Unmarked tested as 18ct gold.
A bold pair of Victorian earrings. During the nineteenth century, archaeological discoveries brought about a renewed cultural interest in ancient cultures, particularly that of the Ancient Etruscan people. These earrings are a sophisticated take on ancient styles, incorporating the simple forms found in the ancient world. These earrings are subtle enough to be worn with an everyday outfit.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.