SOLD Victorian 800 Silver Cherub Heart Earrings
A pretty and unusual pair of earrings from the Victorian period, c1880. The earrings are made from 800 silver and are likely to be German in origin. They have a beautiful shaped heart design, which is topped by a cherub. Each cherub has a little ruffle about their neck, which is gold on silver, giving a lovely contrast to the earrings overall. They have 9ct gold butterfly backs that are replacements to the originals. These earrings are a lovely size making them eye-catching in the ear.
Materials - 800 Silver (tested, marked with a crown indicating German origin)
Age - C1880s
Size - The earrings measure approx 22mm long by 15mm wide.
Condition - Excellent. Some antique patina the the silver
Weight - 4.47g