During the Georgian era, beautiful silver was used by the wealthier classes for dining, for drinking tea, coffee, and alcohol, household luxury items like candlesticks, and of course, beautifully intricate jewelry!
What a sweet little find these are! Set in a Maltese cross shape, these immaculate earrings boast foiled paste stones in very fancy Peruzzi cuts.
Materials and Features: component earrings, sterling silver, 9k gold tops
Age/Origin: Georgian, English, c. 1800
Measurements: 3.6 grams
Condition: Excellent condition. Minor associated age wear.
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.