These mesmerizing earrings feature Amethysts and Rose Cut Diamonds in 9k Gold and Silver.
Design Era: Mid-Victorian (1856-1880).
Dimensions: Each front H: 20 mm W: 12 mm
Weight in grams: 5,5
Condition: Good condition – used with some signs of wear
Mid-Victorian, grand jewelry (1856-1880), because the Grand or Mid-Victorian era corresponded with the death of Queen Victoria’s husband, many jewelry pieces have solemn, somber designs. Known as mourning jewelry, the pieces feature heavy, dark stones. Jet, onyx, amethyst, and garnet are frequently found in jewelry from this period. Compared to previous periods, Mid-Victorian-era jewelry features highly creative, colorful designs using shells, mosaics and gemstones.