1920s Art Deco Rock Crystal Vintage Drop Earrings

These elegant and rare earrings featuring shimmering rock crystals date from the 1920s. 

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Excellent

 

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£250.00

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The Details...

These earrings feature multi-faceted carvedrock crystal beads and drops, that resemble inverted microphones. They are also detailed with bezel set, colourless paste stones. They secure to the ear with a screw-back mechanism. The earrings measure 6cm x 1cm. 

A Short History...

Glass and crystal have been a prevelant feature of costume pieces since the invention of jewellery. Easily accessible materials that can be formed into any shape. They were heavily used in 1920s and 1930s pieces, such as these earrings, because they could meet the need for affordable jewellery after the World War One and the Great Depression. They could also be pressed into the evocative geometric shapes we associate with Art Deco design. 

Wear it With...

Pair these earrings with soft tailoring for an instantly chic look.  

  • Colour Gold, Diamante
  • Era 1920s
  • Occasion Cocktail and Evening, The Festive Season, Wedding Guest, Bridal
  • Trend Gatsby Glamour