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Antique Purple Garnet Paste Drop Earrings

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SKU: 4230

Description:

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We just love these antique purple Garnet Paste drop earrings, they simply exude Victorian charm and would look exquisite swaying gently beneath your earlobe.

Intricately formed and textured Pinchbeck foliage display five Paste gemstones of the deepest, most juicy tones of purple, perfectly complimented by the bright golden Pinchbeck.

Each section is articulated allowing for gentle movement causing each earring to quiver subtly as you move.

Finished with solid 12ct Gold hooks adding a touch of decadence to these enchanting Victorian earrings.

Item Details:

ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)

MEASUREMENTS: 43mm long from the top of the hook x 20mm wide.
Weight: 3.4g each, 6.8g combined

MATERIALS:  12ct Gold, Pinchbeck, Purple Garnet Paste

HALLMARKS: None present, hooks tested as 12ct Gold

Condition:

GOOD

These antique purple Garnet Paste drop earrings are in great condition, especially considering they're over a century old. The Paste gemstones are all bright and held securely in place by their settings. One of the Paste gemstones has a chip, but this is only noticeable under close inspection.  The Pinchbeck is bright and the engraved details are all crisp. A wonderful pair of Victorian earrings ready to be worn straight away!