"Sunny Drops"

SOLD--Foiled Citrine 9k Gold Earrings Early 20th Century -- FC ‘19

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  • $600.00
  • Regular price $950.00

Vivid, sunny citrines are held in full bezel settings within each of these elegant earrings, with a foiled backing for extra vibrance under low light. The gold is in a high-quality 9k fineness, with a bright and shiny luster, with a twisted coil silhouette around each citrine, topped off with a classic French wire back for comfortable wear. This elegant pair of foiled citrine earrings would make a fine addition to any collection.

Materials and Features: 

  • Foiled citrines, oval-cut
  • 9k yellow gold [acid tested for fineness]

Age/Origin: Estimated Early 20th century


  • Weight: 1.4 g, 1.5 g (each)
  • Dimensions: 13.5 mm height (20 mm height when taking hook height into account), 12.0 mm width

Marks: -None-

Condition: The citrines both bear a bright and colorful hue, in an unmistakable golden tone. The stones are sturdily set within the bezel settings, with a quality foil backing that has held up well over the years. The gold has a bright and sunny luster, with intricate, quality artistic details, and sturdy, reliable craftsmanship. The classic French wire back allows for comfortable wear, and easy removal. Some minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage pieces.

Please view and inspect our photos closely, as they are considered part of the condition report. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.