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Pearl, Gemstone Bead & Rondelle 1950s Earrings by Louis Rousselet

Pearl, Gemstone Bead & Rondelle 1950s Earrings by Louis Rousselet

USD$325.00

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Maker

Louis Rousselet

Size

1 1/4" diameter

Condition

Excellent (see description)

Date

1950s

Marks

"FRANCE" (Rousselet pieces typically were signed with only paper hang tags)

These 1950s French ear clips by Louis Rousselet feature faux pearls in various sizes, with accents of ruby, sapphire, emerald and amethyst blown glass leaves and rondelles. Though unsigned, these earrings match a signed necklace and earrings set that I have moved from my personal collection to offer for sale. The type of ear clip used is another clue to the creator, who usually signed his pieces with only paper hang tags. Louis Rousselet was the premier faux pearl and bead maker in the first half of the 20th century. These earrings are a beautiful example of his work. Although the coating on some pearls appears to have bubbles, I think they are intended. Scroll down to see the magnificent necklace and earrings set in the same design.

In stock

000

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