Exceptional pair of original French antique 18ct Gold leverback Earrings with Napoleon III 2nd Empire 1850-70 style details. The openwork design is a particular French favourite - a marguerite daisy with the setting concealed. The Earrings sit in a suspended position at the base of the earlobe, streamlined below the piercing.
10 mm diameter, 6 mm depth with a 2mm pierced side gallery. The Earrings are around 11 mm total height - ideal for average - medium earlobe size.
The raised central claw-set Sapphire is approx. 2.5 mm and a beautiful cornflower blue. The Silver set border of 10. Small rose cut Diamonds has a noticeable sparkle. Hallmarked with the French Eagle for 18 ct Gold , a makers lozenge and initials.Complete with original small blue silk and velvet lined box, showing its age but still enchanting. Timeless design for any occasion or age of wearer - surprisingly luminous for understated size.
The item "Antique French Victorian 18ct Gold Sapphire & Diamond leverback Earrings in case" is in sale since Thursday, December 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Earrings".The seller is "annemarie0512" and is located in Northampton. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.