SOLD Victorian Silver Gilt Enamel Jester Earrings
A wonderful pair of earrings from the late Victorian period, c1890s. The earrings are made from silver gilt, solid sterling silver that has been gilded to look gold, and have solid 18ct gold shepherds hooks. They are a beautiful pair of earrings that are fully articulated giving them plenty of movement in the ear and they have wonderful, vibrant enamel with court jester faces at the bottom. They are enamelled to the back and the front and are an excellent quirky piece.
Materials - Silver Gilt, 18ct Gold (tested), Enamel
Age - C1890s
Size - The earrings measure approx 35mm long excluding the hooks. Jester faces 11mm wide
Condition - Very good. Some enamel loss to the jester faces, commensurate with age
Weight - 4.46g the pair