A fine pair of Victorian dangle earrings in 18k yellow gold, French wire fasten, come with the original box, crafted circa 1870s, earrings in beautiful condition, no trace of wear... A touch of history.
Antique jewelry object group: earrings long hanging
Condition: excellent condition
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Country of origin: Although it does not carry any legible control marks we believe this to be of Belgian origin.
Style: Victorian - Victorian decorative arts refers to the style of decorative arts during the Victorian era. The Victorian era is known for its eclectic revival and interpretation of historic styles and the introduction of cross-cultural influences from the middle east and Asia in furniture, fittings, and Interior decoration. Victorian design is widely viewed as having indulged in a regrettable excess of ornament. The Arts and Crafts movement, the aesthetic movement, Anglo-Japanese style, and Art Nouveau style have their beginnings in the late Victorian era.
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Period: ca. 1870
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Material: 18K yellow gold
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Hallmarks: No trace.
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Dimensions: height of earrings 5.80 cm (2.28 inch)
Weight: 6.70 gram (4.31 dwt)
Reference Nº: 12087-0063
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
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