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1870s Etruscan Revival Pavé Turquoise Earrings

1870s Etruscan Revival Pavé Turquoise Earrings

$1,500.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1870

A beautiful pair of antique long drop earrings, modelled in 15k gold with applied rope work detailing in the Etruscan style. Two clusters adorn the main body and the drop respectively. The Etruscan Revival movement was influenced by jewellery found in 19th Century excavations of tombs in Pompeii and Herculaneum, which caught the imagination of the Victorian high society.

STONES

Natural Turquoise

MEASUREMENTS

Drop: 4.0cm

WEIGHT

4.7g

MARKS

No marks present, tests as 15k gold

CONDITION

Very good, there is a small split down one side - please see images

1870s Etruscan Revival Pavé Turquoise Earrings 1870s Etruscan Revival Pavé Turquoise Earrings 1870s Etruscan Revival Pavé Turquoise Earrings