FABULOUS ANTIQUE PORTUGUESE SILVER GOLD CHRYSOLITE PENDELOQUE EARRINGS c1780
A pair of antique Portuguese solid silver and gold earrings; beautifully made, with hinged wires and set with an array of brightly foiled pale green chrysolites. Housed in a later fitted box.
Wow - extremely scarce, immensely collectible & so wearable... Absolutely superb!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Negligible foil discoloration.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1780. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 3 ¼ inches long (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 33.1 grams unboxed.