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c1800 Georgian Drop Earrings

c1800 Georgian Drop Earrings (on white background)
c1800 Georgian Drop Earrings (detail)
c1800 Georgian Drop Earrings (backside)
c1800 Georgian Drop Earrings (backside)
c1800 Georgian Drop Earrings (side view)
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A spectacular pair of Georgian-era drop earrings, oversized in scale, and likely Russian or Eastern European in origin. Pendants of clustered hot pink paste crystal are set in silver and suspended within gold frames. Extremely unusual, and remarkably well preserved. Dating to c1800.

They drop 2-1/2 inches and weigh approximately 12 grams each.

Materials

Paste, Silver, and Low Karat Gold

Date

c1800

Condition

Good. Wires have been extended. A couple stones appear to be replacements. Scattered small scratches and abrasions. Oxidation.

Size

Total Drop: 2-1/2"