These are very beautiful Georgian period earrings, circa 1730. They are rock crystals faceted across the entire surface, foil back and set in cut down collets. The color created by the foil is a luscious pink with varying hues. The back has a
fine hand engraved floral pattern, in itself a work of art.
The size is a large 3/4 inch round and with the ear wires they measure 1 1/8 inches long. These were originally ...click for details
Antique earrings are always on a woman's wish list. This pair is 18th century , long dramatic , and completely original. It has the pendelogue, three section design which was popular in the 18th century. The top section is especially beautiful as it is a stylized flower pot,or giardinetti. The center section, a bow was a favored, feminine motif. Each section is perfectly proportioned and graceful. The faceted white paste stones are foil backed and set in hand crimped silver collets The rever ...click for details