Victorian Paste En Pampille Earrings

Victorian Paste En Pampille Earrings
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Victorian era paste earrings in silver collet settings with gilded gold backs and 18k gold wires.  Arranged en pampille, cascading drops ending in an icicle shaped pendant, they are in the form of fuschia flowers. Most likely once part of a larger piece of jewelry in a naturallistic form which was popular in the 1850s &1860s. The stones have a fluid movement when worn. Measure 1 3/4" in length, light in weight.