Pretty, Georgian, Rose-cut Diamond star, flower earrings with gold hook fittings
A pretty pair of late Georgian Diamond earrings, each mounted with a rose-cut diamond mounted in a silver star or flower setting.
Complete with gold hook fittings. Each earring measures 14mm.
Very sweet, these earrings could have graced the ears of any one of Jane Austen’s heroines!
Rose-cut diamonds are the most romantic cut that dates back to the 1500’s. It has between 3 to 24 triangular facets. The rose cut diamonds peak into a dome or kite-shape, designed to resemble the soft curve of a rose petal, hence its name!
WEIGHT: 2.8 grams
HALLMARKS: As above
CONDITION: Good antique condition
DATE: Georgian (1714 – 1830)