SOLD Vintage 14ct Gold Norwegian Ship Earrings
Unusual and eye catching vintage Viking ship earrings. The earrings are made from solid 14ct gold and are beautiful quality. They date to around the 1970s and depict classic Scandinavian ships known as dragonships. Dragonships were a development of longboats from the Vikings and were specifically a visual message about the owners status with dragons and other sea monsters mounted on their stem.
These earrings are a beautiful representation of a Scandinavian tradition and are a lovely large size making them extremely beautiful in the ear.
Materials - 14ct Gold (marked 585 on the back, with the word Norway)
Age - C1970s
Size - Ships measure 21mm square with the hooks adding 17mm to the length
Condition - Very good. The gold line of the hooks is a little 'wiggled', though the earrings sit beautifully in the ear.
Weight - 7.1g