Meticulously crafted in 18K yellow goldthis magnificent Pair of Drop / Pendant Earringsdate from mid-Victorian era &is a fine & rare example of Antique Etruscan Revival jewelry.Etruscan Revival pieces reflect the fascination of Victorian era women with the Etruscans(ancient people who lived on the west coast of Italy between 700-300 BC),and inspired by their superb jewelry designs.~~~Each features a Victorian Shell Cameo,depicting 2 ladies, standing out in relief against caramel backgroundeach cameo is measuring 11mm x 14mmset in an intricately designed frameof scroll motif,finely detailedagainst mesh gold surroundframe measures 23mm x 25mmSuspending from a ring bail,completed by comfortable easy-to-wear shepherd hooksTotal length: 45mmTotal item's weight: 12.5gr.~~~Crafted with exceptional attention to detail,the pair survived in remarkably good condition (being around 150 years old!)It comes in a vintage looking box - perfect place to store this piece -accompanied by valuation certificate~~~This important piece is ready for a new home & the next (at least!) 150 years of its fascinating life!
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Antique Victorian 18K Yellow Gold & Shell Cameo Dangle Earrings