Georgian Repro Natural Pearl & Diamond Drop Earrings
These unique earrings are a high quality Georgian Era antique reproduction!
The Georgian Era lasted from 1714 - 1837.
They feature a silver top backed with high karat gold.
The earrings are set with four (4) natural baroque twinned pearls. The pearls are natural, not cultured. They are white/silver, and display various colored overtones, such as green and rosé. When pearls display more than 1 color overtone, it is known as orient, which is highly desirable.
The earrings are also set with a total of seventy-six (76) crudely cut and polished, antique rose cut diamonds. They total approximately 1/2 carat.
The earrings have two points of articulation, allowing for movement.
They are fastened by back-to-front wire hook closures, typical of the Georgian Era.
The silver top is hand-chased (not a result of a wax mold).
Overall measurements of the earrings are 2.75" from top to bottom.
Gross weight of the earrings is 17.5 grams.
Please Note: There is evidence of a prior repair to the reverse side of the earrings, using lead solder.