A pair of Antique 18 karat gold/silver top earrings with Hessonite garnet and diamonds. The earrings have 2 pear-cut garnets with an approximate total weight of 8.40 atw carats, 2 cushion-cut garnets with an approximate total weight of 4.40 carats, and 128 rose-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .64 carats which surround the articulated pear-cut garnets and form classic clusters with the cushion-cut garnets..
|Dimensions: 2 inch in length x 5/8 inch in width|
|Item #: ER-15811|
|Price: $25,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of antique silver-topped/18 karat gold rhodium plated earrings with diamonds. The pair of earrings have 96 Old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 8.70 carats, (including large diamonds .75 carat each), H/I/J color and SI clarity grade.In the late 19th century, a revival of Georgian and French 18th-century design took place. These pendeloque ear pendants exemplify this revival, as the majority of ear pendants of this age were set entirely with diamonds or a combination of diamonds and pearls.Similar examples of these earrings are illustrated in Earrings, by Daniela Mascetti and Amanda Triossi, Thames & Hudson, 1990, pgs. 71-76.
|Dimensions: 1 1/2 inches in length x 3/4 inch at widestSil|
|Item #: ER-16126|
|Price: $32,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of English Antique 15 karat gold and oxidized silver earrings with diamonds and pink topaz. The earrings have 86 round old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 7.20 carats, and 8 pear and round-cut pink topaz stones with an approximate total weight of 4.70 carats. In the Georgian-style of girandole earrings. With antique box.Similar earrings are pictured in "Earrings, From Antiquity to the Present", by Daniella Mascetti, Amanda Triossi. Thames & Hudson, 1990, page pg. 50-51.
|Dimensions: 3 inches in length x ¾ inches at widest|
|Item #: ER-16168|
|Price: $47,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of Antique 18 kt gold and oxidized silver earrings with diamonds and pearls. The earrings have 22 old mine-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 5.90 carats, K/L color, SI clarity, and 2 Natural saltwater pearls measuring 11.91 x 11.27 x 9.23 mm; 11.90 x 11.05 x 8.54 mm.Gemological Institute of America Pearl Report #2165053962 stating "Natural Saltwater'. The earrings are composed in a classic cluster motif. The lever backs are newer.
|Dimensions: 7/8 inch in diameter|
|Item #: ER-16840|
|Price: $48,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Antique Chinese 18 karat gold earring/ brooch suite with coral. The earrings have 2 coral beads measuring 7.03-7.02 mm. and are composed of two graduated filigree and woven balls from which the articulated coral and gold fringe hang. The matching brooch is composed of 7 filigree and woven balls. Original fitted box signed "Chienam".Provenance Documented: "This set of Chinese filigree gold earrings and brooch. Was purchased by Mr. Battles in Hong Kong China and sent to my Aunt Abby Ellen by a sea captain; coming to San Francisco Cal. then sent to Bangor. My husband purchased it from her and gave it to me about the year 1870. I wish it to remain in our family as an heirloom. Feb 9th, 1906. Ellen G. Jennings This is the same box in which it came."
|Dimensions: 2-1/2'' length x 5/8'' width; brooch: 1" x 1-1/8"|
|Item #: STE-17430|
|Price: $13,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of Antique 18 karat gold earrings with pearls. The 'Nesting Bird' earrings have wire work nests and 6 pearl eggs and 2 pearl tops ready to be hatched and 2 "It was the great age of novelty. Women suspended from their ears any unusual and bizarre object they could think of. Among the favourite shapes for earring pendants were windmills, buckets, shovels, hammers, hens brooding in baskets and humming birds...they were meant to be amusing and decorative..." note Masceti and Triossi.Similar pictured in Earrings From Antiquity to the Present, by Daniela Masceti and Amanda Triossi, Thames & Hudson, 1990, page 103.
|Dimensions: 2'' length x 1-1/2'' wide|
|Item #: ER-18240|
|Price: $7,850 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of French Mid-19th Century 18 karat gold/mixed metal earrings with mother of pearl. The earrings depict smiling Putti framed with arabesques in mixed metal. The earrings are backed with mother of pearl. Original fitted box signed 'A.Darzens Deveu, St. Petersbourg'.
|Signed: French control marks|
|Dimensions: 2-1/8' length x 1-3/4'' wide|
|Item #: ER-17427|
|Price: $14,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|