Victorian paste earrings


SKU: JS8664

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A fab and fun pair of Victorian studs set with colored green glass, emerald cut, in a gold prong setting. The posts and backs are gold plated silver. A very cool pair of studs, with loads of character.

  • The studs are in great condition, one of the paste stones does have a chip on one of the sides. It can be seen on the second picture.
  • They measure 1 cm by 8 mm. 

Paste stones simulate the fire and brilliance of gemstones, from a very early period the imitation of gems was attempted. The Romans in particular were very skillful in the production of colored glass pastes, they copied especially emerald and lapis lazuli.

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