Superb Early Victorian 9k Earrings with Stunning Citrines

Sale price Price $1,595.00 Regular price $2,195.00

In ancient times, people believed that citrine gemstones could calm tempers, soothe anger, and manifest desires, especially prosperity. To leverage these powers, Egyptians used citrine gemstones as talismans, the ancient Greeks carved iconic images into them, Roman priests fashioned them into rings, and, now, you get to sport them beautifully dangling from your ears! 

Gorgeous, light-as-a-feather citrines in excellent condition, these beauties feature open-back settings and faceted tops.

 

Materials and Features: 14k pink gold, pearl

Age/Origin: Georgian, c.1840

Measurements: 2" length total, 2 grams each

Condition: Excellent condition. Minor associated age wear. One small dent at the top. 

Please view and inspect any photos closely. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces; please take the age of the piece into account when examining the piece. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.