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Pair of earrings

Pair of earrings

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (Northern, made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Rose-cut diamonds and rubies, set in silver, backed with gold

  • Museum number:

    1157&A-1864

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of earrings, rose-cut diamonds and rubies set in silver, backed with gold. Maker's mark 'JA', on the earring loop.

Place of Origin

Europe (Northern, made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Rose-cut diamonds and rubies, set in silver, backed with gold

Marks and inscriptions

'JA'
Maker's mark, on the earring loop.

Dimensions

Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1.7 cm

Descriptive line

Pair of earrings, rose-cut diamonds and rubies set in silver, Northern European, 18th century.

Materials

Diamond; Ruby; Silver; Gold

Techniques

Lapidary

Categories

Jewellery; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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