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Breton gold poissardes earrings

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Regular price2.800 €
Regular price Sale price2.800 €

Description

Breton 18 kt yellow gold so-called poissardes earrings. With S-shaped hook, which goes through the ear from back to front. The word poissarde is derived from the word "fish woman". They were the first to wear these earrings. They played an important role in the French Revolution.

France, circa 1810


Poissarde

Details

Maker·niet gesigneerdPeriod·Georgian (1714 - 1830)Material·yellow goldWeight·10 gDimensions·5 cm
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