Sue Ollemans Oriental Works of Art

Drop earrings

description

Gold and enamel
Length 8 cm
Qajar, 19th century

Provenance

Private Collection Philadelphia USA

Detail Description

A PAIR OF GOLD AND ENAMEL EARRINGS
Qajar Period
19th Century
Length: 7.5cm
Weight: 23.1 grams

A pair of gold earrings of domed form decorated with pink, green, blue and white enamel of floral designs. Blue and red flowers alternate within a border of dark green and on a white background enhancing the molded gold and scored gold ground. A large hemisphere is surmounted by a smaller one, each mounted with a row of gold fringe decoration in the form of loose leaves and small seed pears
The interior is enameled in turquoise blue.

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Drop earrings

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