18th Century Iberian Pendeloque Diamond Earrings

Beautiful late 18th century diamond earrings in a classic pendeloque motif which is a ribbon bow surmount with an elongated drop. Spanish or Portuguese in origin.  In the Iberian peninsula this style persisted into the early 19th century.

Table cut and rose cut diamonds in 18k yellow gold. Original back-to-front gold ear wires. Earrings measure 1.125 wide at widest point with 1.75 drop.