Pair of gold earings: 19th century
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Pair of gold earings. Part of a set consisting of a necklace and a pair of earrings with case. The earrings echo the design of the necklace which is inspired by fruit motifs. The earrings' design consists of four bunches of currants made from almandine garnet beads. This jewellery set was produced in France where jewells like this were very fashionable in the mid 19th century.
1821 AD - 1830 AD