Georgian Garnet Pansy Earrings

Georgian Garnet Pansy Earrings
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The name Pansy is derived from the French word pensée meaning "thought". The flower  became synonymous with the phrase “thinking of you”, often as a gesture of sentiment. Here flat cut almandine garnets are set closed back in 9k yellow gold form a five petal pansy flower earring a symbolic token of love.  English in origin, found in London. Later ear wires. Circa 1800-30.

7/8" drop.