Margaret Richardson Silver and Citrine Screw-on Drop Earrings

Margaret Richardson Silver and Citrine Screw-on Drop Earrings

Regular price R 3,950

Margaret Richardson Silver and Citrine Screw-on Drop Earrings
 
The vintage sterling silver drop earrings have a screw-on design, and are each set with an oval-cut citrine (approximately 11.5mm x 8.5mm x 6.0mm – circa 6ct total). Each earring has a semi-circular element attached to the screw; a long, wedge-shaped pendant down-comer; and a quarter-circle pendant element set with the citrine. One earring is marked “LMR (for Lily Margaret Richardson). The other is marked “925”.
 
Lily Margaret Richardson was born in Germany and worked in Johannesburg from the 1950’s to the 1970’s. Her early work was generally marked “LMR” while she late became better known as just Margaret Richardson and marked her work just “MR”.
 
Weight                                    17.4g
Age                                         Circa 1960
Dimensions                             Approximately 64mm long; 34mm maximum width
Condition                                Very good
Stock Code                             BG035