Louis Rousselet 1940s Glass and Faux Pearl Vintage Earrings

Featuring lustrous faux pearls and warm jewel colours, these earrings date from the 1940s and were created in France by Louis Rousselet.

Condition Report:

Very Good - Some wear to the gilt metal consistent with age and use. This is only visible upon very close inspection and does not deter from the overall appeal of the piece. 

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£175.00

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The Details...

These clip on earrings feature a gilt metal bow design and are detailed at the centre with amber and green coloured lampwork glass beads and faux pearls, all hand-wired onto a gilt metal filigree backing. Each earring is stamped with 'MADE in FRANCE'. They each measure 3.75cm x 3.5cm. To learn more about Louis Rousselet jewellery, visit our 'Designers' section. All of our clip on earrings come with removable pads for extra comfort, should you require it. 

A Short History...

Louis Rousselet was a major manufacturer of beads and jewellery incorporating his beads in Paris from the 1920s until the early 1970s. He produced pieces for the most prominent couturiers, such as Chanel. The beads were all hand wound and polished and, therefore, of exceptional quality. The lustrous faux pearls he created from glass beads coated in 'Essence d'Orient' are used prominently in these earrings. 

Wear it With...

These earrings are the ultimate in summer chic - pair them with a green silk maxi and tan sandals. 

  • Designer Louis Rousselet
  • Colour Gold, Amber, Green
  • Era 1940s
  • Occasion Bridal, Wedding Guest, Cocktail and Evening, Smart Casual
  • Trend Mid-Century Chic, Perfect Pearl, World Voyage