SOLD Vintage Natural Coral 18kt Gold Hoop Earrings
These wonderful hoop earrings are Italian in origin and date to around the 1970s. They are made from 18kt gold and have beautiful vibrant orange coral beads dotted around their circular frame. They are hallmarked for Naples and the makers number places them as being made in the early 1970s in Torre Del Greco, a commune of Naples. Torre Del Greco was widely known for its diving for natural coral in the Mediterranean Sea and this area became famous for its use of coral in jewelry and coral cameos.
The colour of the natural coral on these earrings is truly spectacular and the earrings are in wonderful condition.
Materials - 18kt Gold (hallmarked 750), Natural Coral
Age - C1970s
Size - The coral beads measure approximately 5mm in diameter. The hoops measure 28mm in diameter
Condition - Excellent
Weight - 5g the pair