Antique Victorian / Napoleon III demi parure set consisting of earring / ear pendants and a pendant / brooch / enhancer. 18k gold and natural fine pearls. Made in France circa 1860-80. Measurements: the earrings are approximately 1 3/4 inches (4.5cm) long, not including the wires. The brooch is approximately 2 1/2 inches (a little over 6cm) long.Note: ruler in pictures is in inches. Classic Napoleon III Victorian jewelry set - beautifully made in looping bands of gold surrounding openwork scrolls, bordered by gold knife-edge scrolling ribbons and set throughout with fine natural pearls.
The open central area is hung with pearl flowers and more pearl flowers are swagged under the oval centres. Matching pearlwork on top - more elaborate on the brooch / pendant than on the earrings. The bale of the pendant is similarly formed by a pair of gold ribbon borders around fine scrolling goldwork.Fabulous French rich design and fine workmanship. A Gorgeous and rare set to wear by day/night. Marks: all items are hallmarked with French eagle for 18k gold. Other marks are too small to read. Negligible wear commensurate with age. Please note: the chain in the'photos is not included as part of this set. Add Me to Your Favorite Sellers. Feel free to ask question. We would appreciate it if you notify us in advance, and explain the reason for the return. Please pack carefully to ensure the item reaches us in the same condition it left here and don't forget to insure and track properly. These charges are the buyers responsibility. The item "Antique Victorian Earrings Pendant Brooch Set 18k Gold Pearls French (5623)" is in sale since Sunday, March 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Jewelry Sets".
The seller is "brendaginsberg" and is located in Boca Raton, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.