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 made of hand-carved corals 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: 14k yellow gold ear 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.