A pair of early 20th century seed pearl and diamond earrings. Each designed as a seed pearl sphere and rose-cut diamond cap, suspended from a similarly-set geometric line and cluster surmount. Length 5.3cms. Total weight 6.8gms.
Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
Some of the threading to the spherical drops is loose or frayed. Few seed pearls deficient.
Possible few seed pearls replacements.
Diamonds well matched.
Individual size and setting of rose-cut diamonds prevents accurate weight estimation and colour and clarity assessment.
seed pearls untested for natural origin.
Seed pearls generally in good condition with slight discolouration, some showing moderate to significant nacre damage.
Stamped 585 to earring backs.
With fixed post fittings and hinged backs for pierced ears.
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