Antique Victorian 15ct Gold Moonstone Cats Eye Quartz Sapphire Diamond Earrings For Sale
This sale is for a pair of antique 15ct gold cats eye quartz, sapphire and diamond earrings which date to c1900. They are marked 15ct on the back and are for pierced ears.The earrings are similar to the work of Murrle Bennett but are not marked so I am not sure. The earrings are set with 2 cabuchon cats eye quartz gemstones similar to moonstones, a sapphire and a diamond. They measure 3.1 cms in length and are in excellent condition. Please see my other vintage jewellery and I will combine postage.
On 12-May-13 at 18:55:20 BST, seller added the following information:
The earrings have now been confirmed as being made by Murrle Bennett and Co. Please see the matching necklace in 'Jewelry & Metalwork in the Arts & Crafts Tradition', Elyse Zorn Karlin, 1993, page 112. Also the small stones are white sapphires and not diamonds.