A fine pair of vintage 18K yellow gold earrings in the Venetian Etruscan style. Each earring features a 1.52 amethyst cabochon surrounded by smaller cabochons. The gold surfaces are enhanced with an intricate pattern of wire- and bead-work, and the edges are finished in a zigzag pattern. The earrings are marked with Italian hallmarks. The backs have omega clips, but posts could easily be added.
Origin: Italy, ca. 1960. Condition: excellent. Size: 15/16" diameter. Weight: 13.0 grams. Approximate Total Gemstone Weight: 7.0 carats.