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Crystal Bead & Sterling Art Deco Drop Earrings

Crystal Bead & Sterling Art Deco Drop Earrings

USD$175.00

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Maker

Unsigned

Size

1 1/2" x 3/8"

Condition

Excellent

Date

1920s

Marks

"925" on findings

A faceted clear crystal ball hangs from a fine sterling silver chain in these dainty 1920s Art Deco earrings. The all-original screw-backs (which can be modified for pierced ears) have a framed glass stone at the earlobe. These stones appear to have darkened only because the attachment of the screw-back mechanisms does not allow the light to pass through the stones. These earrings go with everything! Scroll down to see a selection of necklaces and brooches to wear with this pair.

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