The most striking pair of antique Silver Opal earrings we have ever had the pleasure of keeping in our collection!
The attention to detail is next to none, a true testament to the skilled jeweller who created these stunning antique earrings a century ago. With intricate patterns dancing the border of each Opal and extending around onto the reverse... what a treat!
Each gemstone is uniquely different with hints of the rainbow flashing through a pink haze, as though they have been carved from the depths of a Northern night sky.
ERA: Austro-Hungarian (1867 - 1918)
MEASUREMENTS: 43mm long x 16mm wide
The Opals graduate in size-
Three oval Opals - 5.3mm long x 4.5mm wide x 3mm deep, 6mm long x 4.5mm wide x 2.5mm deep, 6mm long x 4.5mm wide x 2mm deep
The round cabochons graduate from 2mm in diameter x 0.5mm deep up to 3.5mm in diameter x 1.5mm deep
Total Opal weight is approx 2.90ct
Weight: 4.1g each, 8.1g combined
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Opal
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as Sterling Silver
These antique Silver Opal earrings are in outstanding condition throughout. The Opals are all perfectly smooth with no scratches or scuffs and their settings hold them securely in place. The Silver detail has no signs of wear and has a beautiful light tarnish adding to their antique charm. The screw-backs are in perfect working order keeping these phenomenal earrings safely attached all day long!