Van Cleef & Arpels Openwork Diamond-Set Floral Motif Earrclips and Brooch Motif Demi-Parure. c.1945. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Van Cleef & Arpels Retro Colored Sapphire and Ruby Necklace and Earclip Demi-Parure. Flowers Detach to Form Brooches or Enhance a Bracelet. Earclips can be Joined to Necklace. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Van Cleef & Arpels Sapphire, Ruby and Diamond “Bagatelle” Jewelry, c.1950s. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Van Cleef & Arpels Floral and Foliate Motif Sapphire and Diamond Demi-Parure. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Van Cleef & Arpels Columbian Emerald and Diamond Necklace and Earrings, c.1950. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Van Cleef & Arpels “Ludo” Brick Link Bracelet and Diamond Star-set Honeycomb Clip Brooches, c.1940s. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Wrapped Heart Brooch, Eararings & RIng with Colored Diamonds, Verdura. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Pair of Victorian Turquoise Bow Motif Earrings.
Petite Victorian Diamond Stud Earrings Circa 1890.
Screw Back on a Pair of Victorian Garnet and Diamond Earrings.
Victorian Seed Pearl Earrings.
Victorian Tortoise Shell Pique Earrings.
Victorian Carved Whitby Jet Earrings.
Victorian Micromosaic Earrings.
Victorian Enamel, Coral and Diamond Fringe Earrings.
Victorian Japonesque Heron Enamel Earrings.
Victorian Diamond Chandelier Earring.
Victorian Diamond Drop Earrings. Circa 1890.
Victorian Day and Night “Carriage Cover” Diamond Earrings – Diamonds Concealed Within a Gold Ball for Daytime (and Travel) Worn Without the Cover for Evening. Photo Courtesy of Bonhams.
Silver Over Gold Diamond Chandelier Earrings Mid 19th Century
Victorian Diamond Earrings with Blue Enamel “Ribbon” Motif.
Blister Pearl Earrings.
Ancient Gold Earring. This item is displayed in the Schmuckmuseum in Pforzheim, Germany.
Ancient Golden Earrings. This item is displayed in the Schmuckmuseum in Pforzheim, Germany.
Gemstone & Pearl Earrings, c. 4-5th Century AD.
Jadeite Bi Earrings with Chinese Character Center.
Emerald and Gold Earrings from theTreasure of Vaise
Set of Earrings from the Treasure of Vaise
Victorian Chandelier Earrings.
Black Onyx Mourning Earrings, Civil War Era.
Earring with Clutch Backing.
Paste Used to Imitate Yellow Natural Gemstones in Costume Jewelry.
Filigree Padlock Earrings. Photo Courtesy of the British Museum.
Pair of French Gold and Seed Pearl Fringe Earrings.
French Opaline Glass and Paste Silver Girondole Earrings. c.1760. Victoria & Albert Museum Collection.
Delicate French Gold and Enamel Poissardes Earrings. c.1820. Victoria and Albert Museum Collection.
Side View of Delicate French Gold and Enamel Poissardes Earrings, c.1820. Victoria and Albert Museum Collection.
Gallo-Roman Lion Earrings.
Gallo-Roman Emerald Earrings of Gold Wire.
Antique Citrine Drop Earrings.
Diamond Drop Earrings with Wire Safety Hook.
19th Century Diamond Drop Earrings
Earrings Encrusted with Diamonds.
Tapered Drop Earring.
Marquise, Pear and Round Diamond Earclips.
Fire Opal and Diamond “Top and Drop” Earrings. Early 19th Century. Photo Courtesy of Bonhams.
Pair of Moonstone Earrings Exhibiting Girasol.
Harry Winston Diamond Cluster Earrings. Image courtesy of Christie’s
Hinged Byzantine Earrings. This item is displayed in the Schmuckmuseum in Pforzheim, Germany.
Hornbill Jewelry Suite.
These Antique Style Hematite Earrings are a Perfect Example of Metallic Luster.
Pair of silver flanged earrings made using copies of Bronze Age Tools for the National Museum of Ireland. They each measure roughly 35mm and are surprisingly light weight. This sort of earring is similar to those made in West Africa today, but has a different cross-section. The same bronze tools may be used to create the flanged torcs that were popular between 1200 and 1000 BC.
These Vintage Sterling Silver Rose Design Earrings are Embellished with Marcasites.
Micromosaic and Gold Demi-Parure, c.1820s. Photo Courtesy of Sotheby’s.
Victorian Earrings with Roman Ruins Depicted in Micromosaic Multi-Colored Tesserae.
Mycenaean Gold Earrings c. 13th Century B.C. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Multi-Color Gold Earrings.
Moche Ear Ornaments. 1-800 AD. Larco Museum Collection.
Emerald and Diamond Necklace Attributed to Nitot. c.1806. Victoria & Albert Museum Collection.
Ostrogoth Granulated Pyramid and Ball Gold Earrings. 6th Century A.D., Italy. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s.
Victorian Gold Acorn Motif Earrings.
Omega Back Finding on Amethyst Earrings.
Pendeloque Diamond Earrings with Bow Motif. c.1810. Photo Courtesy of Bonhams.
A Pair of Apple Green Jadeite Pi earrings, each Surmounted by Elegantly Fashioned Diamond-Set Tops, c.1930s.
Portuguese Chrysoberyl Earrings. Late 18th Century. Victoria & Albert Museum Collection.
Pair of Seed Pearl Earrings.
Seed Pearl Earrings. This item is displayed in the Schmuckmuseum in Pforzheim, Germany.
Victorian Shakudo Sword Decoration Earrings.
Pair of Shakudo Earrings with Tube Set Jadeite Cabochons.
Post and Clutch on a Stud Earring.
A Pair of Victorian Tricolor Gold Bird Motif Earrings.
Tiger Claw and Gold Filigree Earrings.
Tortoise Shell Jewelry Suite.
950’s Platinum Earrings Set with Diamonds and Rubelitte Tourmalines.
Victorian Turquoise Earrings.
Turquoise, Pearl and Gold Earrings.
Victorian Sardonyx Cameo Drop Earrings.
Art Deco Onyx and Diamond Pendeloque Earrings c.1925.
Art Deco Pearl and Diamond Ear Pendants c.1920s.
Art Deco Amber Teardrop Earrings by Day, Clark & Co. (Detail)
Art Deco Amber Teardrop Earrings. Signed Day, Clark & Co.
Art Deco Tutti Frutti Earrings c.1925. Carved Rubies, Emeralds & Sapphires.