LOVELY ANTIQUE NATURAL SHELL GOLD SILVER PIQUE DROP EARRINGS c1870
A pair of antique natural shell earrings, with orb tops and decorated with engraved & inlaid gold faced floral piqué decoration.
Very pretty examples...highly collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: All original and generally good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Some piqué loss / gold wear - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1860/70. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 56 mm 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. 6.8 grams.