ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SCOTTISH JASPER CARNELIAN EARRINGS SILVER CIRCA 1860
These fantastic Antique Victorian Scottish earrings have been modelled in Silver and each set with two gorgeous pieces of orange Carnelian and one large piece of lovely green Jasper. The silver work also features intricate engraving and a silver ball leading to the ear wire.
Scottish jewellery grew in popularity in the mid-1800s as Queen Victoria’s frequent trips to her Scottish Castle Balmoral saw her return with Scottish souvenirs and jewellery which influenced the trend in Britain.
A fabulous and interesting pair of earrings with a rich history and beautiful hues of colour.
WEIGHT: 5.9 grams
MEASURES: Width 15mm x Height 32mm x Depth 2mm
STONES: Carnelian, Jasper
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1860
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
ITEM NUMBER: 20-222