Antique French 18K Gold Pearl Earrings 19th Century
Circa late 1800s Victorian antique French earrings in an 18K yellow gold with delicate white natural pearls. The tiered earrings have a smooth zig zag border with the next layer a n engraved foliate. A fine natural split pearl is elevated in the center within a buttercup style mounting. The ear wire backs hook at the top with the earrings bearing a French hallmark. A wonderful and elegant pair of antique earrings!
Materials: 18 karat yellow gold
Gemstones: Two natural half pearls
Measurements: 7/8 inches long from the top of the ear wire to the bottom of the zig zag
Weight: 2.09 grams
Hallmarks: Eagle head - French origin stamp
Condition: Very good with no chips or nicks to the pearls and the gold having a lovely patina which we have not cleaned. There is a very old solder mark at the bottom of one of the lever backs which is not visible from the front or when wearing. Gorgeous antique collectible earrings!