These sweet antique Garnet cluster earrings are simply adorable! We love their simple, versatile flower design and of course, the colour is fabulous- especially at this time of year.
The glittering crimson facets are just beautiful each cut and polished by hand during Victorian times.
If you love antique Garnet jewellery these are a great pair of go-to earrings that you'll reach for time and time again.
ERA: Victorian c.1890
MEASUREMENTS: The Garnet clusters are 10mm x 11mm.
The pear-shaped Garnets are approximately 3mm x 4mm.
Weight: 2.2g (pair)
MATERIALS: Garnet, 9ct Gold gilt over Silver
HALLMARKS: None present. Tested as 9ct Gold gilt over Sterling Silver.
VERY GOOD: A fine pair of antique Garnet cluster earrings in excellent condition. The Garnets are all beautifully cut by hand so they sparkle and catch your eye in the light and there are no chips, missing or replacement gems.
Please note these earrings are likely antique conversions from a larger piece of jewellery. One of the backs is flat whilst the other is more rounded, possibly from an earlier conversion or repair. Of course, the back of the earrings can't be seen when worn but is just something to be aware of.