Victorian amethyst glass earrings

620

Victorian amethyst glass earrings made of 18k yellow gold, from France, Napoleon III period

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Description

Victorian amethyst glass earrings made of 18k yellow gold. Amethyst glass paste and seed pearl drop earrings circa 1870 (Napoleon III period).
These earrings were probably transformed at some point in order to be worn on non-pierced ears.

Glass paste have a deep purple color to imitate amethyst. The setting is serrated and for the condition: there is a small lack of gold on the setting of one of the main paste, and a chip on one of the small glass part.

Total weight: 7 gr
Height: 35 mm

Additional information

Weight 100 g
Materials

Periode

Stones

Kind of jewelry

Earrings

boucles d'oreilles napoleon III

Victorian amethyst glass earrings

620

In stock