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Mid-Victorian Amethyst Snake Earrings

$1,650.00

Mid-Victorian Amethyst Snake Earrings

$1,650.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1870

Gorgeous pair of mid-Victorian snake earrings, each one featuring a serpent coiled around an oval amethyst cabochon. They date from the 1870s, modelled in 9k gold throughout. The snakes feature stylised cartoonish faces (a Victorian specialty) and little articulated ball drops beneath.

STONES 

Amethyst Cabochons - 9.6 x 7.7mm

MEASUREMENTS 

Length: 4.4cm

Width: 1.6cm

WEIGHT 

8.6g

MARKS 

9ct gold tags

CONDITION 

Very good, some small chips and natural inclusions to one stone

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