Day-and-night earrings are one of those creative breakthroughs that make accessorizing that much easier in times of need. Day and night may be contrasting concepts, but earrings that are listed as day-and-night earrings couldn’t be more cohesive.
The day-and-night design for earrings originated in the 19th century. The Victorians revolutionized so much of fashion and jewelry, so the revelation of day-and-night earrings is part and parcel when it comes to antique style that transcends its time.
This gorgeous example features the cleanest and clearest citrine and amethyst stones. These earrings are also convertible, with a detachable bottom. Perfect for any day or night look, this pair is an amazing addition to any collection!
Materials and Features: 15k gold, amethyst, citrine
Age/Origin: c. 1870
Condition: Excellent condition.
Please view and inspect any photos closely. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces; please take the age of the piece into account when examining the piece. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.