A Rare Find!
Please find for sale this rare pair of Authentic Victorian Natural Basra Pearl and old mine cut Diamonds solitaire earrings dating back to 1880 ca!
We strive to come across antique jewellery that is of interest and good investment for money
This pair of earrings is charming, very wearable and so rare for holding not the common cultured pearls as we are commonly used, but Natural Basra sea or salt water as you want to call them pearls from the Persian Gulf, antique and sought after
Pearls of this type are very much on demand and very short in trade, for sure they are getting expensive and expensive day after day because of the high demand
These stunning pair have been superbly hand crafted of solid 18 Kt gold and silver portion for the Diamond housing – marked though a bit worn
They are beautifully mounted as Pearl solitaire simply flanked by old Mine cut Diamonds, a great combination of simple style with charm, the perfect pair to wear with jeans or a ball gown at your choice
Pearls have been tested but not certified for NATURAL NOT NUCLEATED you can have them at any trusted laboratory in your location
Pearls have special glowing lustre, subtle white silvery sheen ,they are slightly baroque shaped, good sized being: 8.75 mm. x 7.76 mm. x 8.7 mm. – really sensational pair of nicely matched NATURAL SEA PEARLS!
Old Mine cut Diamonds are four in number, the top one is slightly bigger in size, having been estimate 1.00 full Carat all together – diamonds are rated as G/H VS/I grade hand set onto Victorian collet
They are STUNNING!
Gorgeous when worn!
Made for pierced ears with typical Victorian posts genuine from the period- earrings are untouched – excellent condition commensurate to age and use
Would normally retail £5500 at any specialist or even more our reserve is so fair to grab them on the spot!