What a magical pair of Antique gilded beetle bug earrings to have come into our path, they have captivated us with their unique beauty!
There is something so hypnotising about these earrings. The curvature and the mesmerising metallic green shield of these gorgeous creatures are second to none. There are miniature greeny, gold dots on the casing of the scarabs' armour which creates an intriguing rain droplet effect and it is utterly spellbinding!
The Egyptians believed that the scarab beetle symbolises rebirth and new awakenings, which is a beautiful message to wear around with you in the most stunning way in earring form!
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
MEASUREMENTS: The bug section of the earrings measure 16mm long by 12mm wide.
Top to bottom the earrings are 27mm tall.
Weight: 2.6g (pair)
MATERIALS: Scarab Beetle, Gilded Silver.
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as gilded Sterling Silver.
EXCELLENT: These Antique gilded beetle bug earrings are in fabulous condition. They are brilliantly light so can be worn all day long. The preserved beetles themselves have kept magnificently and are free from any damage. Their beautiful iridescent green/blue shells a marvel to behold! The Gold is gorgeous and smooth. They are ready to be worn instantly to whoever decides to take these beauties home first!