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Early 1800s Silesian Wirework Mesh Earrings, Converted 14K Gold Wires
Materials: Steel Wire, Brass, 14K Gold Wires
Date: 1820-30s Components, New 14K Gold Wires
Size: Total Drop: 1"
Width: 1/2"
Condition: Very Good. Recently restored with new 14K wires. Found as earrings, but probably components of a bracelet originally.
Description: A rare pair of Silesian wirework earrings made from a finely machined steel mesh set into an oval frame. Silesian wirework was made in the early 19th century, as part of a larger trend to wear steel jewelry as a sign of patriotism during the Prussian uprising against Napoleon.
Price: $350.00

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