Vintage Harlequin Gemstone Orb Drop Earrings 18ct Gold


A fabulous pair of vintage harlequin drop earrings fashioned in 18ct gold. The pair consist of two gemstone encrusted orbs suspended from long gold chains with a dark green spinel top with butterfly stud backs.  

Each orb is covered in a colourful assortment of gemstones, cut in a variety of shapes and sizes, ranging from 0.05 to 0.25ct. They include garnet, iolite, spinel, citrine, peridot, amethyst, tourmaline, quartz and a pink ruby.

Harlequin jewellery is named after the colourful costumes of the 16th century comedy actors of the same name. The style was popular during the 19th Century and saw wonderful pieces of jewellery abundantly decorated in coloured gemstones.  

They look fabulous swinging from each ear and showcase a dazzling rainbow of gemstones.  

We also have a matching heart pendant for sale. Please enquire or search SKU: 01CP23 to view it. 

WEIGHT: 7.6 grams together

MEASURES: Length 63mm down – Chain Length 45mm x Width 1.5mm – Orb 10 x 10mm

METAL: 18ct Gold (Stamped)

STONES: Ruby, Garnet, Iolite, Spinel, Citrine, Peridot, Amethyst, Tourmaline, Quartz (Largest 4 x 4mm, approx. 0.05 – 0.25ct each)

AGE: Circa 1970 - 1980

MARKS: 750/ 18ct stamps, Maker’s mark

CONDITION: Excellent


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