Stunning drop earrings and was made circa 1860. It has been set with Vauxhall glass. These lovely reflective glass were produced through the end of the Georgian era and into the late Victorian age. They were the perfect affordable alternative to expensive gems in precious metal settings. The reverse is brass that has been ‘japanned’ with a coating of black lacquer and with silver shepherd hook fittings.
measuring including the shepherd hooks 7.5cm long