14K Gold Victorian Coral Earrings from Sardinia
This is a remarkable pair of 14k gold earrings with sardinian coral. These Victorian dangle earrings contain floral motifs impeccably made with gold wire work or cannetille. If you look closely you can see the intricate wire bending used to create each beautiful golden flower. Below each flower hangs an oblong coral drop. The coral weighs 15 carats total for the 2 pieces. It is natural coral with the best saturation and has not been dyed.
Each earring weighs 2.9g and measures 5 1/2 cm long. At its widest the earring measures 1cm. This is the perfect accessory for a showing a little personality at your next formal occasion. While not marked the gold acid tests to be 14 karat. A beautiful gift from the sea.
Made in Italy circa 1880. In great antique condition.