BLUE ZIRCON PASTE LONG EARRINGS SILVER 18CT GOLD WIRES
These fabulous long old cut Paste earrings are set in Sterling Silver with Blue Zircon coloured Paste stones.
Originally from a necklace made into earrings, they are set with 18ct Gold wires.
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.
The reverse of the earrings is set with such pretty engraving too.
Set with beautiful all round workmanship.
These earrings look stunning when worn, they are such a statement piece!
They weigh 15.6 grams
They measure 52mm down x 12mm across
In excellent condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 8908