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Georgian Carnelian Poissarde Earrings

$1,850.00

Georgian Carnelian Poissarde Earrings

$1,850.00


Description

DATE: Georgian, c.1780

This gorgeous pair of French poissarde earrings dates from circa 1780. Set with carnelian agate cabochons, they feature particularly fine goldwork – with coiled rope and sun motifs around the stones. The little hoops on the tops were designed to clip on to your wig; additionally the work to keep the earrings the right way up when worn. This pair is modelled in 14k gold, with French hallmarks.

STONES 

Carnelian Agate

MEASUREMENTS 

Drop: 3.2cm

Width: 1.6cm

WEIGHT 

4.4g

MARKS 

French gold marks

CONDITION 

Very good

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