Kirsten's Corner Jewelry
18K Gold Etruscan Revival Double Ball Dangle Earrings
This a stunning pair of 18K Gold Etruscan Revival Double Ball Dangle Earrings. Each earring has two intricately Etruscan Revival twisted wire worked balls or beads of 19K gold. They attach to a shepard hook ear wire of 18K gold. They are suspended on a fine 18 gold chain. The movement of the earrings is fun and lively. On the bottom of the wire work balls is set a 2mm single cut diamond adding a surprise sparkle to the earrings. The total weight is 4.1 grams. The top of the hook to the bottom of the ball is 1 7/8" with the diameter of the balls being 3/8". The balls acid teat to be 19K with the wire and chain testing to 18 k. Circa 1880, typically this type of Etruscan Revival wire work is Portuguese.