Georgian Large Sterling Foil Back Rock Quartz Earrings
Exquisite Spanish foil back crystal earrings from the Georgian (ca1750) period! These unusual and incredible earrings are extremely long in length and made of sterling silver. Four vibrant, multi-hued large rock quartz crystal stones are set in each earrings, which has 3 moveable links. The stones have closed foil backs and a faceted surface and vary in shape and size. The center 2 stones are significantly larger than the top and bottom stones and all 4 crystals are bezel set in the sterling setting. The foil backing gives each rock quartz crystal stone a unique, vibrant color with hues of purple, orange, pink and red. The earrings hang from their original European back earring wires, which clasp in the front. They are simply marvelous earrings and would be perfect for a special occasion and are a must-have for a collector!
Measurements: Each earring hangs approximately 3" long at the longest point, are a little less than 1/2" at the widest point and has a depth of 1/4".
Condition: The overall condition of the earrings is excellent. There is no apparent damage to the silver setting or to the foil back crystals which are intact. The clasped European earring wires are secure and in good working condition.