Up for sale is a magnificent vintage set finely handcrafted in 18K yellow gold. Dates back to Victorian era, 19th century. Includes a pair of earrings and coordinating brooch that can also be worn as a pendant. Shaped as a disc with recessed border decorated with stenciled motif. The large spear at the center is pierced with a delicate chain terminated with elongateted spearheads each set with seed pearl and decorated with black stenciling.The central motif is overlapped with a domed row of channel-set turquoise gems. The dangle earrings feature four flexibly connected segments that move catching and reflecting light from various angles.
The top and bottom segments are made of solid white gold set with diamonds and sapphires. Two middle segments are made of perforated white gold that is also set with numerous white diamonds and three cornflower-blue sapphires. The bracelet is made of semi-flexibly connected perforated gold segments alternately set with diamonds / diamonds with sapphires. All the photos are of an actual items offered for sale.The earrings measure 16 mm in diameter, 44 mm long at longest including french wire and dangling spear heads. The brooch measures 28 mm in diameter, 50 mm long at longest including dangling spear heads. Weight: 11.2 grams for the entire set. Turquoise: Count: 17 (7 on the brooch + 10 on the earrings - 5 on each earring). This is an estate set in excellent condition considering the age of this beautiful set.
There is some variance of the color of the gold that would be expected from 19th century item - visible on the photos. Please visit our store for more beautiful jewelry and designers clothing.
You are welcome to ask any questions - will respond promptly. The item "Victorian 18K Yellow Gold Turquoise Seed Pearl Dangle Earrings Brooch set" is in sale since Saturday, May 31, 2014. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Sets".The seller is "stylenow007" and is located in Palisades Park, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.