An elegant pair of Victorian 14K yellow gold earrings set with Mediterranean coral. The floriform surmounts are engraved and set with small coral bars decorated with an applied vine motif. Long pear-shaped drops dangle from the surmounts and are decorated in a matching fashion. The drops are removeable so that the surmounts can be worn separately for a more restrained daytime appearance. Tested and guaranteed 14K gold.
Origin: America or England, ca. 1860. Condition: excellent, all original. Size: 1-5/8" long (top of wire to bottom of drop); 11/16" long (top of wire to bottom of surmount). Weight: 5.5 grams.