Dainty Victorian Lily of the Valley Carved Jet Mourning Earrings in 14k Gold
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An elegant pair of Victorian-era mourning earrings, whose shield-like, fleur-de-lis-shaped drops are carved from natural jet. These shapely plaques are each decorated with a single, 14k gold, seed-pearl-set, lily of the valley blossom. These earrings have locking, kidney wires that attach to their enameled tops. These tops are hinged where they meet the drops, and the construction is beautiful! A special pair of antique earrings that are suitable for frequent wear.
Length is approx 1", total; earrings measure approx 12 mm at the widest point; larger seed pearls measures approx 1 mm; smaller seed pearls measures >1mm.