Gauntlet Rose Cut Hand Earrings with what appears to be an armorial motif. If you love period correct rose cut jewelry, these earrings are arresting! c. 1830-1850 late Georgian, early Victorian aka The Romantic Period 12K yellow gold
Each earring has 29 Diamonds. The Diamonds are Rose Cuts. They are all original, no replacements. These Diamonds are the old style foil-back, flat-set rose cuts. The Diamonds are still reasonably bright considering their age. Approximate total Diamond weight is 2.0 carats.
Each earring also has one cabochon cut Ruby. These nice, bright red rubies have a total approximate weight of 0.10 carats.
The earrings measure 1.25 inches long by 3/4 inches at their widest point.
St. John and Myers Jewelry is the only jeweler in Central Kentucky with expertise in antique and period jewelry, custom design, and restoration of antique jewelry. If you have a question, give us a call at 859-559-4242.