Antique early Victorian orange carnelian and gold hoop earrings
Antique early Victorian era orange carnelian and gold hoop earrings
Each earring featuring seven round cabochon cut orange coloured carnelians individually millegrain rub over set in double rimmed box mounts set at an angle to display the stones to advantage. The hoops are fastened by an unusual hinged clip catch that has a loop to the top that could be used for attachment to a wig as was the custom of the era.
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- Very good
- Great Britain
- Early Victorian. 1837-1850
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