SOLD Antique 19.2kt Gold Portuguese Hoop Earrings
A wonderful pair of traditional creole style earrings from Portugal. The earrings are made from 19.2kt gold, the standard for gold in Portugal, and are marked .800. They are a lovely statement hoop with a bobble style design all around the outside. They are a hollow construction making them nice and lightweight in the ears and have secure fastenings that hook into a little loop on the hoop behind the ear. The gold has a wonderful rich colour and they look beautiful on.
Materials - 19.2kt Gold (marked)
Age - Estimated as late Victorian
Size - The hoops measure approx 27mm in diameter, outer edge to outer edge and are approx 5mm wide all the way around
Condition - Very good. Some minor dents here and there, commensurate with age
Weight - 4.3g the pair