Carved Ivory Fuchsia Earrings

Carved Ivory Fuchsia Earrings
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Beautifully hand carved Ivory fuchsia flowers.  In the Victorian language of flowers the fuchsia is a symbol of humble love. Circa 1850/60

Presents of jewelry were common to brides in the 18th & 19th centuries. In the 1850's earrings such as these would be a fitting gift to a young bride.