Vintage Rajasthani Earrings, Indian Hooped Earrings, 61.2 Gms (2.160 oz.)
This is a pair of mid 20th century traditional, high grade silver, hooped earrings from the Rajasthan area in northern India.
These earrings are very detailed and rather heavy at 31 grams (1.08 oz.) each, being a total weight of 61.2 grams. The design of floral at the top is inset with coloured glass stone.
The gold washed row of floral units and birds above the silver bells are still in very good condition. The small bells are beautifully made and delicate, with the old style ring clips securing them to the back rings. There are five bells attached to each back ring making for a full bell fringe.
The earrings close securely.
Width: 7cm (2 3/4")
Height or Drop: 6 cm (2 1/4")
Weight: 61.2 Grams (2.160 oz.)
Tested: High Grade Silver, earrings and silver wires
The bells are 10 cm (1/2").