Vintage 1940's Faceted Red Pear Shape Glass Stone 18K Gold Drop Pierced Earrings.
These are beautiful earrings comprised of pierced ear wires......suspending kite shaped earrings with scalloped edges.......prong set with faceted red glass pear shaped stones and embellished with tiny white gold balls just above each stone. Pierced lever back style setting.
Earrings are stamped 750 (18k gold) on the sides of both ear wires. European in origin most likely Italy.
Earrings weigh 4.3 grams
Earrings measure slightly under 1-1/2 inches long by just under 1/2 inch wide at the widest point of the kite shape. Each stone is equivalent to an approximate 1 carat in size face up.
One of the stones has a small nick on the back. Vintage condition is otherwise excellent. Timeless!