SOLD Victorian 18ct Gold Whitby Jet Drop Earrings
A lovely pair of long Whitby jet drop earrings from the Victorian period. The earrings are a lovely large size and the jet is decorated with fine and intricate carvings. Though long, the earrings are lovely and light in the ear and have 18ct gold shepherds hooks. The hooks are likely a replacement to the originals and are very much in keeping with the design and period.
Materials - Whitby Jet, 18ct Gold
Age - C1860s
Size - Earrings measure 58mm in length from the top of the black bead to the base of the jet
Condition - Good. One of the rose carvings on the bottom of one of the drops is damaged.
Weight - 7.2g