What an extraordinary pair of 14ct Gold antique French "poissarde" earrings. They are the perfect sized hoop and as light as a feather so they can easily be worn comfortably all day long!
"Poissarde" earrings translating to "fishwife" were a popular style in the late 17th and early 18th Centuries.
The hoop earrings are a gorgeous 14ct pale Rosy Gold, they have been embossed with a lovely textured design and a complete with a wonderful dangling ball in its centre.
These would make the perfect gift for any jewellery lover as they are so easy to wear with any outfit!
ERA: Victorian c.1880
MEASUREMENTS: The ball drop is 7mm with 6.75mm diameter.
The hoop height is 25mm x 23mm width.
The hoops thickest part is 4.5mm wide.
Weight: 1.3g each (2.6g together)
MATERIALS: 14ct pale Rosy coloured Gold
EXCELLENT: These 14ct Gold antique French "poissarde" earrings are in wonderful condition. The Gold is a gorgeous rosy Gold hue and very light to wear. The hanging balls are perfectly dangling safe and sound on their bars. The hoop fastening slots in and out very easily and can be worn confidently without them slipping off. These earrings are wonderful, French Victorian masterpieces and would make any antique lover happy!