Put a bug in your ear and let these little Austrian fellas tell the rest of the story. Be they wasps, bees, butterflies or dragonflies, these adorable brass insects rest on your lobes with upswept, black matte enamel wings, aurora borealis rhinestones bodies and heads, black matte enamel stingers and bent brass legs, poised to pose or press on.
The insects are each approximately 1 1/4 inches x 1 1/8 inches with a 3/8 inch profile or thickness. Marquise rhinestone is approximately 10 millimeters x 5 millimeters; chaton rhinestones, about 5 millimeters. Weight of the clip earrings pair is 6 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components original and intact. Matte enamel intact. Aurora borealis rhinestones retain finish and brilliance. No dents or improper bends to metal components. Warm brass patina. Clips strong and secure. Minimal, age appropriate wear. Extremely clean. No damage / no repairs. Excellent vintage.
Each earring is signed on inside clip crux: "AUSTRIA". Circa 1950s-1960s.
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