Antique Victorian screw back earrings with black enamel tracery known as taille d'Epargne, with a textured/stippled surface. The earrings have a cylindrical gold bar which is overlapped by a rectangular cube that is engraved with ivy leaves.

Item # VUNK329-1

Victorian Taille d'Epargné Screw-Back Earrings

  • Metal- 10 karat rosy yellow gold
    Weight- 4.02 grams
    Size- 16.20 mm (.63 in) x 13.3 mm (.52 in)
    Details- screw back earrings (can be converted for pierced ears upon request), the earrings were most likely converted from antique cufflinks
    Condition- good antique condition, the enamel is worn off a bit on one section of one earring, patina is visible on the gold