Antique black earrings made of black agate, onyx and 18k gold.
Victorian hoop onyx earrings in yellow gold 18 karats. Large pair of earrings composed of a ring of onyx in low part and a cabochon of onyx veined with white (called agate) in upper part. The two elements are linked by a yellow gold link. Victorian earrings, late 19th – early 20th century. Probably mourning jewelry, when women had to keep wearing dark colours for many months after the death of a beloved one.
The setting has been tested with 18 karat gold acids.
Diameter of the ring: 4.4 cm
Dimensions: 6.1 cm x 4.4 cm
Note: ALPA fastening system, ear studs for pierced ears.
Condition : scratches of use
Weight : 17.93 gr
**The antique box is not sold with the item**