An exceptional pair of antique crystal opal and basse taille enamel screw-back earrings masterfully modeled after pink lotus flowers. The lotus flower is symbolic of rebirth, but in addition to its religious meaning, the lotus is also a symbol of all that is true, good and beautiful, representing good fortune, peace and enlightenment. Opal is an October birthstone. Made by Krementz & Co. American, circa 1900's. 

Item # EHD120116-2

Krementz & Co. Opal & Enamel Art Nouveau Lotus Earrings

  • Metal- 14 karat yellow gold
    Weight- 9.79 grams
    Hallmarks- 14K
    Maker's Mark- signed Krementz
    Size- .89 x .74 inches (22.8 x 18.8 mm)
    Gemstones- two bright rainbow crystal opals from Australia, 5.5 mm round cabochons, approximately 1.25 carats total weight
    Enamel- pink, cream, and green enamel with gold iridescence
    Measurements- flowers measure .54 x .57 x .31 inch (13.8 x 14.6 x 8 mm), leaves measure .51 x .39 inch (13 x 10 mm), screw-back feature measures .36 inch
    Details- opals set in 4 prongs
    Condition- excellent antique condition