FAB UNUSUAL ANTIQUE SILVER GILT ENAMEL & GREEN CHALCEDONY GRAPE VINE EARRINGS
A pair of antique silver gilt (solid silver with a pale gold wash) earrings; beautifully modelled as bunches of green grapes, with enamelled vine leaf tops, and polished green chalcedony agate 'grape' drops.
Beautiful, distinctive & so collectible...wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Enamel damage tops, easily restored - see pictures. A few hairlines to agates, all perfectly secure.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880/90. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Faces 44 x 25 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 17.0 grams.