A Pair Of Victorian Coral And Pearl Drop Earrings
A pair of Victorian coral and pearl drop earrings, each consisting of a round button-shaped coral, suspending an oval button-shaped coral, measuring approximately 12.5x9mm, placed horizontally and surrounded by eight half seed pearls, further suspending three coral drops, graduated from the centre from approximately 2.6 to 16.5mm, each topped with a small half seed pearl, all to a ear hook wire with a later Italian hallmark for 18ct gold, circa 1860, total length with a hook approximately 7.5cm, gross weight 12.0 grams A pair of Victorian coral and pearl earrings in good condition for its age with minimal signs of wear. Unmarked tested as 18ct gold.
An attractive pair of earrings. These earrings were made in the mid-nineteenth century and feature vibrant and alluring coral and luminous seed pearls. The coral is bright, with a wonderful orange colour that beautifully complements the lustre of the pearls and the shine of the yellow gold mount. The coral drops have wonderful movement, and these earrings would add historical charm to a cocktail dress.
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.