Victorian 9kt Banded Agate Drop Earrings
Wonderful banded agate earrings from the Victorian (ca1880) era! Made of 9kt yellow gold, each earring begins with a smooth gold ball which is attached to a simple earring wire. Two complimentary links hang from the gold topper with a smaller round link on top and a larger, oval shaped link hanging from the bottom. Each link has a gorgeous banded agate cabochon stone which is bezel set in vibrant 9kt yellow gold. The agate stones have a gorgeous striped design with earthy tones of reddish brown, tan, black and white. The side of the setting on each of the smaller stones is stamped "9CT". These stunning earrings are in beautiful condition and would make a wonderful addition to any collection!
Measurements: Each earring hang a little less than 2 1/4" long, are 3/4 at the widest point and have a depth of 1/4".
Condition: The overall condition of the earrings is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the agate stones or to the gold setting or wires.