A pair of vintage earrings made by Joseff of Hollywood, with an Aries ram's head motif. Large and domed with soft detailing that resembles the quality of an ancient gold coin. A casting defect in one has opened as a small crack beneath the ram's horn.
Joseff of Hollywood specialized in matte gold costume jewelry, originally made specifically for film production. They date to c1940 and were converted from clip backs to 14K wires for pierced ears.