Victorian carved coral and yellow gold demi-parure circa 1850. Love it because it caught your eye, and we are here to connect you with beautiful and affordable jewelry. Decorate Yourself! Simple and concise information you want to know is listed below. Contact us right away if you have additional questions. It is important that we find a good home for this lovely set of antique carved coral jewels.
A SET OF JEWELS: comprising a brooch and a pair of matching drop earrings. Both assembled from various pieces of hand carved coral depicting cherubs and floral motifs, accompanied by the original fitted leather box.
MATERIAL: carved coral.
METAL: 14-karat yellow.
WEIGHT: 22.8 grams.
BROOCH MEASUREMENTS: approximately 1 ¾” (4.45 cm) horizontal width and 1-1/8” (2.80 cm) vertical width.
EARRING MEASUREMENTS: approximately 2 ¼” (5.70 cm) long and 5/8” (1.60 cm) wide overall.
EARRING BACKS: earring wires, visible in the photographs.
CONDITION: brooch, very minor deficiency to coral beneath the cherub, visible in the photographs, otherwise, the high magnification photographs show design details and that the items are in pristine condition consistent with age and wear.
Why not make someone Happy? Yourself, or a special person in your life. It cannot be denied that there is a force in this creation from carved coral and precious gold capable of unleashing feelings of joy in the heart, feelings of celebration and that life is rich and sweet. In either case, it is our sincere desire that it becomes a treasure, a source of pleasure and pride every time it is worn.
For over thirty-five years, Jacob’s Diamond and Estate Jewelry has been in the business of making people happy by selling a carefully curated collection of antique and estate jewelry, wearable art. We believe in the power of estate jewelry to be gratifying and luxurious, good quality, usually at an exceptionally good value with the added potential of becoming tomorrow’s heirlooms. That is what it is all about, from our good taste to yours. Cheers!
Victorian carved coral and yellow gold demi-parure circa 1850.