Brilliant blue enamel makes these vintage earrings by David-Andersen really stand out. The transparent blue enamel has a ground that is impressed with veining that highlights the interlocking pairs of leaves that make up each earring. The earrings are constructed of gilt sterling silver with a lovely patina.
David-Andersen is a venerable Norwegian firm founded in 1878. The firm has stayed in the Andersen family for many generations and has been producing enamel jewelry since the late 19th century.
SIZE: 11/16" high x 9/16" wide
MARKS: "D-A", the maker's mark for David-Andersen; "925S"; "Sterling"; "Norway"; scales; and a "W" inside a circle
AGE: mid-20th century
CONDITION: very good vintage condition. The silver has oxidized a little beneath the gilding.
Vintage Blue Enamel Earrings by David-Andersen