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Product Code: 4465
Condition: Excellent
Price: € 0,00

An outstanding solid 2 tone 18kt gold Etruscan revival suite consisted of pair of earrings and a pendant/ brooch each highlighted by old cut diamonds. The drop earrings with Etruscan style wire, open-work decorations and gold drop decorations. Each one is set with a total of 7 (seven) old cut diamonds. Fine yellow and rose gold. The pendant featuring same design and set with 15 (fifteen) old cut diamonds. allowing the pendant to be worn as a brooch via a hinged pin and catch to the reverse. The top section with the pendant bail may be unhooked allowing the pendant to be worn as a brooch via a hinged pin and catch to the reverse. The pendant is marked twice (on the pendant bail and on the hook) with the Italian 18kt gold hallmark used between 1872 until 1934. In Italy, the guarantee marks on jewellery, were facultative until the Law of 5th February 1934. Both pendant and earrings have been tested to confirm the 18kt gold purity. Total weight of the earrings 12,82 grams, pendant weights a solid 24,57 grams. The pendant is 10,5 cm long including the pendant bail, 8 cm long without it (gold drops included). 5,3 cm wide. Earrings are 6 cm long from the top to the gold drops and 2,5 cm wide The Etruscan Revival movement was influenced by jewellery found in 19th Century excavations of tombs in Pompeii and Herculaneum, which caught the imagination of the Victorian high society. PRICE UPON REQUEST