Single earring saphiret in rose gold and platinum 18 karats. Antique drop earring set with a saphiret (blue faceted glass) by eight platinum claws. Unique earring from the beginning of the 20th century. Mismatched jewel.
Horse head hallmark (1838-1919)
Dimensions: 16 x 8 mm
Note: the fastening system works, the earring goes through the back of the earlobe and closes at the front.
Condition: scratches from use, earring sold alone.
Weight : 1.82 gr
Technical point : Saphiret is a type of glass that was produced in the town of Gablonz, Czechoslovakia, in the early 20th century. It has a recognizable colour: created by the fusion of gold with a sapphire blue glass, it adopts a velvety blue colour with a brown reflection, as if opalescent.