ANTIQUE LARGE PASTE SCREW EARRINGS 6CT CIRCA 1860
These fabulous Sterling Silver Paste earrings are set
with 10ct of paste stones.
The lovely old cut pastes are cut beautifully and sparkle
from every facet.
Each old cut is over 6cts each.
Paste is a heavy, very transparent flint glass that stimulates the
fire and brilliance of gemstones because it has relatively high
indices of refraction and strong dispersion, The Romans in particular
were very skilful in the production of coloured - glass pastes.
These earrings have been converted to a screw fitting but can
easily be reversed back to a pierced fitting.
These earrings weigh 3.7 grams
These earrings measure 11mm across x 11mm down
In lovely condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 6229