Victorian 15ct Gold and Garnet Etruscan Revival Earrings
A pair of statement earrings. Rich 15 ct gold Etruscan revival earrings set with glowing pomegranate red garnets. Circa 1880
The garnets are mounted in a scooped-out bowl surrounded by a decorative wirework border.
There is a gold torpedo drop suspended from the bottom of each earring. A later addition is the 9ct gold triple split-leaf top attached to the kidney ear wire fitting.
Absolutely fabulous earrings in wonderful condition.
Metal: Main body tests for 15ct gold. Earring tops are marked 9ct gold.
Stones: Garnets. 8 x approximately 1.85 mm each . 2 x 0.5 mm each approximately.
Total weight: 5.3 gm